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Full name John Wilson Burrough
Born June 17, 1904, Summertown, Oxford
Died September 11, 1969, Seale, Surrey (aged 65 years 86 days)
Major teams Gloucestershire, Oxford University
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
BURROUGH, THE REV. JOHN WILSON, who was killed in a road accident on September 11, aged 65, was in the Lancing XI before playing in occasional matches for Gloucestershire from 1924 to 1937. He was a nephew of the Rev. J. Burrough, who got his Blue for Cambridge in 1895.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
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