Charles Charlwood

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Charles Charlwood
Personal information
Full name Charles Robert Charlwood
Born (1842-11-22)22 November 1842
Horsham, Sussex, England
Died 16 May 1880(1880-05-16) (aged 37)
Horsham, Sussex, England
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Relations Henry Charlwood (brother)
Domestic team information
Years Team
1866–1869 Sussex
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 3
Runs scored 40
Batting average 8.00
100s/50s –/–
Top score 15
Balls bowled
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 6/–
Source: Cricinfo, 6 January 2012

Charles Robert Charlwood (22 November 1842 – 16 May 1880) was an English cricketer. Charlwood was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace. He was born at Horsham, Sussex.

Charlwood made his first-class debut for Sussex against the Marylebone Cricket Club at Royal Brunswick Ground, Hove in 1866. He made two further first-class appearances for Sussex, both in 1869 against Lancashire at Old Trafford, and Kent at the Higher Common Ground, Tunbridge Wells.[1] In his three first-class matches, he scored a total of 40 runs at an average of 8.00, with a high score of 15.[2]

He died at the town of his birth on 16 May 1880. His brother, Henry, played in England's first ever Test match against Australia in 1877.


  1. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Charles Charwood". CricketArchive. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "First-class Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Charles Charlwood". CricketArchive. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 

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