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Full name Norman Ogilvie Norton
Born May 11, 1881, Grahamstown, Cape Colony
Died June 27, 1968, East London, Cape Province (aged 87 years 47 days)
Major teams South Africa, Border, Western Province
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|Only Test||South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 11-14, 1910 scorecard|
Pompy Norton was a useful allrounder who had the misfortune to lead a particular weak Border side. He played one Test, against England in 1909-10, taking 4 for 47 and scoring 2 and 7.
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