Henry Kingscote      

Full name Henry Robert Kingscote

Born May 25, 1802, Hinton, Hampshire

Died July 13, 1882, Westminster, London (aged 80 years 49 days)

Major teams Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Height 6 ft 6 in

Education Harrow School

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 33 62 2 593 38 9.88 0 0 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 33 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v Godalming at Lord's, Jun 16-18, 1825 scorecard
Last First-class West v Marylebone Cricket Club at Bath, Aug 5-7, 1844 scorecard
Profile

Henry Kingscote was am exceptionally tall right-hand batsman who was MCC president in 1827 whose wealth as a trader enabled him to devote much time to cricket and hunting. He served on the MCC committee for many years and was for a time the club's president. When in middle age he almost drowned, and thereafter he spent much time on altruistic and religious projects.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire won by an innings and 47 runs
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Middlesex won by 9 wickets
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Match drawn
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 & 283/9d Lancashire 308 & 19/0 (6 ov, target 414)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 366 Worcs 283 & 13/0 (5 ov, target 324)
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 & 160/1 (37 ov) Cambridge U 346
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Jul 1-4
Australians 440/6 (89.4 ov)
South Group: Surrey v Gloucs at The Oval - Jul 1
Gloucs 154/5 Surrey 81/3 (11.2/20 ov)
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