|Full name||Charles Arthur|
5 February 1808|
|Died||29 July 1884
Longford, Tasmania, Australia
|Relations||GH Arthur, JLA Arthur (sons)|
|Domestic team information|
|Only First-class||11 February 1851 Tasmania v Victoria|
|Source: CricketArchive, 22 August 2010|
Charles Arthur (born 5 February 1808 in Plymouth, England) was an Australian cricketer, who played for Tasmania. Although he only represented the state in one match, he has the distinction of having participated in the first ever first-class cricket match in Australia. Charles Arthur died on 29 July 1884, in Longford, Tasmania at the age of 76.
- "Cricinfo -- Players and Officials -- Charles Arthur". Retrieved 2007-05-07.