Full Name

Albert Edward Lewis

Born

January 20, 1877, Bedminster, Somerset

Died

February 22, 1956, Southmead, Bristol, (aged 79y 33d)

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm fast medium

TEAMS

Albert Edward "Talbot" Lewis, who died in March, aged 79, did splendid work as an all-rounder for Somerset between 1899 and 1914, scoring 7,745 runs, average 21.39, taking with medium-pace bowling 515 wickets, average 22.96, and bringing off 87 catches. The highest of his eight centuries was 201, scored in four and a half hours with only one chance, against Kent at Taunton in 1909. As a goalkeeper, he saw service with several Football League clubs, including Sunderland, and he was a highly-skilled billiards player
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100sCtSt
FC210388277745201*21.4591060
Bowling
FormatMatBallsRunsWktsBBIAveEconSR5w10w
FC21025626120915228/10323.162.8349.0395

Debut/Last Matches - Player

FC Matches
Span
1899 - 1914

Photos


Talbot Lewis