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Earl of Lewes      

Full name Reginald William Bransby Nevill

Born March 4, 1853

Died October 13, 1927, Cheadle Royal, Cheshire, (aged 74 years 223 days)

Major teams I Zingari

Also known as Lord Abergavenny

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Eton College

Relation Brother - Lord Henry Nevill

Profile

A member of the famous Nevill family who played such a dominant role in English history, he was unmarried and, an invalid for much of his adult life, remained unmarried and left the duties of his title to his younger brother. He appeared for I Zingari against Lord Henry Nevill's (his brother) XI at Lord's in 1879. Both Nevills were making their only first-class outings.
Martin Williamson

Notes

He was known as Earl of Lewes as the eldest son of the 1st Marquess of Abergavenny. He succeeded as 2nd Marquess of Abergavenny in December 1915

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Jun 28-Jul 1
Yorkshire 557/6d Durham 208 & 244/4 (70 ov) (f/o)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's - Jun 28-Jul 1
Hampshire 176 & 195/7 (83.5 ov) Middlesex 330
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jun 28-Jul 1
Sussex 601/6d Warwickshire 367/5 (122 ov)
Lancashire v Northants at Manchester - Jun 29-Jul 2
Northants 438 Lancashire 257/4 (79 ov)
Notts v Worcs at Nottingham - Jun 29-Jul 2
Notts 240 & 114/3 (34.5 ov) Worcs 283
Varsity Match: Cambridge U v Oxford Uni at Cambridge - Jun 30-Jul 3
Oxford Uni 156 Cambridge U 84/3 (44.2 ov)
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