Full name George Trevor Branston
Born September 3, 1884, The Friary, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Died August 12, 1969, Regent's Park, London (aged 84 years 343 days)
Major teams Nottinghamshire, Oxford University
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|First-class span||1903 - 1913|
BRANSTON, GEORGE TREVOR, who died on August 12, aged 84, was in the Charterhouse XI from 1901 to 1903. A good all-rounder, he was top of the bowling averages in 1901 and in his last season headed the batting figures with 708 runs, a highest innings of 144, and an average of 78.66. He got his Blue at Oxford in 1904 and the two following seasons, and from 1903 to 1913 made occasional appearances for Nottinghamshire. He toured the U.S.A. and Canada with the M.C.C. team under E. W. Mann in 1907 and also played in New Zealand.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
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