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Park End, Castle End
Marylebone Cricket Club, Sussex
13:42, Sun Jul 13, 2014 (UTC +0100)
Arundel Castle
 

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Arundel is one of the most beautiful grounds in the country, set near the castle, surrounded by trees with an large gap on one side offering glorious views over the Weald. Built in 1894-95 by the 15th Duke of Norfolk, successive Dukes' sides played there until in 1975 Lavinia, the Duchess, decided to open the venue up as a tribute to her cricket-loving husband and the Friends of Arundel Castle was formed. Since then, many high-profile games featuring touring sides have been played in a relaxed atmosphere as well as numerous charity and club matches. In 1989 an indoor school was built at the back of the pavilion and the following year Sussex played their first Championship match there. The record attendance is 6000 who watched the Duke's XI take on the touring Australians.
Martin Williamson

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Travel
Limited parking on the ground itself, additional parking in the castle grounds. The station is around a mile (30 minutes walk) from the ground.
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The sun eventually came out at Arundel, Sussex v Durham, County Championship, Arundel, July, 19, 2012
The sun eventually came out at Arundel
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A general view of Arundel, Sussex v Hampshire, Arundel, July 16, 2008
A general view of Arundel
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A general view of Arundel, PCA Masters XI v Australia, Arundel, June 9
A general view of Arundel
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A general view of Arundel during MCC's match against the Australians, 2001
A general view of Arundel
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