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William Tonge      

Full name William Corrie Tonge

Born April 14, 1862, Starborough, Dormans Land, Surrey

Died May 2, 1943, Fulmer Grange, Buckinghamshire (aged 81 years 18 days)

Major teams Gloucestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 2 0 8 5 4.00 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1880 - 1880
Profile

Lieut. Colonel William Corrie Tonge, DSO, died on May 2 after a long illness, aged 81. A very good batsman, he captained Cheltenham College in his third season, 1880, in the XI, and was tried for Gloucestershire while still at school. Two years afterwards he played for Sandhurst, and from 1895 he appeared for Norfolk, being an officer in the county regiment.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 & 49/0d Derbyshire 77/2d & 59/3
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Leics won by 6 wickets
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan 371 Northants 157 & 269 (f/o)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 & 98/4 Worcs 403/5d
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 & 152/7 Middlesex 260
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 448 & 35/0 Lancashire 429
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-4
Notts 255 & 243 Sussex 189 & 123/8
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