Charles Gordon      

Full name Charles Gordon

Born December 25, 1814, Finsbury, London

Died July 27, 1899, Bedford (aged 84 years 214 days)

Major teams Middlesex

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style (unknown arm) slow (roundarm)

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 27 46 5 493 33* 12.02 0 0 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 27 0 0+ 1 1/? - 0.0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gentlemen of England v Gentlemen of Kent at Lord's, Jun 17-18, 1844 scorecard
Last First-class 1862
Profile

MR. CHARLES GORDON who died on the 27th of July was in his 85th year, having been born on the 25th of December, 1814. He never took part in first-class cricket, but for several years he was the crack batsman of the once famous Clapton Club. In 1843 , in a match between Clapton and the M. C. C., he played an innings of 110 against the bowling of Hillyer and Dean. His name will be found in Scores and Biographies for upwards of twenty seasons. He was a hard working field in various positions, and a slow round arm bowler.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Gloucs v Durham at Bristol - Apr 21-24
Gloucs 303 & 164/3 (47.1 ov) Durham 419
Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton - Apr 21-24
Hampshire 455 Yorkshire 231 & 178/3 (61 ov) (f/o)
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Apr 21-24
Kent 259 & 308 Derbyshire 159 & 235/9 (60 ov, target 409)
Lancashire v Somerset at Manchester - Apr 21-24
Lancashire 109 & 423/7 (149 ov) Somerset 278
Leics v Glamorgan at Leicester - Apr 21-24
Leics 420 & 195/3 (54.3 ov) Glamorgan 426
Middlesex v Essex at Lord's - Apr 21-24
Middlesex 507/7d & 226/3 (34.1 ov) Essex 295
Warwickshire v Surrey at Birmingham - Apr 21-24
Warwickshire 332 & 147/3 (52.3 ov) Surrey 437
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