Charles Arthur

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Charles Arthur
Personal information
Full name Charles Arthur
Born (1808-02-05)5 February 1808
Plymouth, England
Died 29 July 1884(1884-07-29) (aged 76)
Longford, Tasmania, Australia
Relations GH Arthur, JLA Arthur (sons)
Domestic team information
Years Team
1851 Tasmania
Only First-class 11 February 1851 Tasmania v Victoria
Career statistics
Competition First-class cricket
Matches 1
Runs scored 1
Batting average 0.50
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 1
Catches/stumpings 0/–
Source: CricketArchive, 22 August 2010

Charles Arthur (5 February 1808 in Plymouth, England – 29 July 1884) 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. Arthur died on 29 July 1884, in Longford, Tasmania at the age of 76.

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