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W.G. Grace Visit (16)

Updated: Apr 23

English cricket legend W.G. Grace played on what is now the Wells Recreation Ground in 1867, and was out for a mere three runs.



English cricket legend W.G. Grace has been honoured by Wells Civic Society.


However when the great batsman came to what is now Wells Recreation Ground in 1867 he was out for a mere three runs.


His visit is now recorded by a blue plaque on the playing field’s wall, unveiled by the Chairman of Gloucestershire Cricket Club and WGG expert Rex Body.



Blue Plaque map, City of Wells
W.G. Grace visit is at location 16

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