Alfred Brown (cricketer)

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Alfred Brown (10 June 1854 – 2 November 1900)[1] was an English first-class cricketer from Malton, North Yorkshire, England, who played two games for Yorkshire in 1872,[1] in the home and away fixtures against Surrey. A right arm roundarm fast bowler, he took 3 wickets for 47, and scored nine runs at an average of 3.00 with a top score of 5.[2][3]

He was also a chemical manure merchant, and cricket outfitter in Malton.[4]


  1. ^ a b Warner, David (2011). The Yorkshire County Cricket Club: 2011 Yearbook (113th ed.). Ilkley, Yorkshire: Great Northern Books. p. 365. ISBN 978-1-905080-85-4. 
  2. ^ "Alfred Brown Profile". Cricinfo. The Wisden Group. 
  3. ^ "Alfred Brown Statistics". CricketArchive. (Subscription required (help)). 
  4. ^ Howard Peach (2003). Curious Tales of Old North Yorkshire. Sigma Leisure. p. 63. ISBN 1-85058-793-0.