Charles Peat      

Full name Charles Urie Peat

Born February 28, 1892, Edmonton, Middlesex

Died October 27, 1979, Wycliffe Hall, Barnard Castle, Co Durham (aged 87 years 241 days)

Major teams Middlesex, Oxford University

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Education Sedbergh College; Oxford University

Relation Grandson - BC Usher

Charles Urie Peat
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 23 35 12 186 30 8.08 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 23 1696 54 6/51 31.40 2 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1913 - 1922
Profile

Charles Urie Peat, was in the XI at Sedbergh as a fast bowler and was an Oxford Blue in 1913 who also played briefly for Middlesex, and left an estate valued at £225,116. Tory MP for Darlington from 1931 to 1945, he led a campaign to salvage 100 million books for the nation's war effort in 1943.
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Latest Photos

1980

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 197 Worcs 367 (86.4 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 & 27/0 (13 ov) Essex 542/3d
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 160 Glamorgan 237 & 0/1 (6 ov, target 212)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d Somerset 135/8 (46.1 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 289/7d Leics 157 & 44/0 (16 ov, target 394)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 214/7 (74 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d Gloucs 150/1 (51 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 & 178/4 (70 ov) Warwickshire 321
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 516/7d Yorkshire 27/1 (10.5 ov)
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