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Kent Cricket Heritage Trust

I’ve been helping out the recently established KCCC Heritage Trust with curatorial advice on their collections.  Care and cataloguing are the priorities and they have a great collection to share more widely.  It was a privilege to handle material like the original 1876 scorebook for WG Grace’s 344 against Kent – the first ever score over 300 and his highest.  There are many memories of the 1970s glory years to bring a tear to the eye of us Kent fans, but also an eye on contemporary collecting.

w-_g-_grace_cricketer_by_herbert_rose_barraud          mike-denness-autograph-signed-kent-ccc-cricket-memorabilia-england-test-captain-1974-gillette-cup-trophy-winners-photo-lucky-hootsman-spitfires-signature-lord-jpg-opt317x500o00s317x500         tammy-beaumont-270616_0

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