Mount Pleasant (cricket ground)

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Mount Pleasant
Ground information
Location Batley, Yorkshire
Establishment 1869 (first recorded match)
Team information
T Emmett's XI (1883)
As of 23 August 2010
Source: Ground profile

Mount Pleasant is a cricket ground in Batley, Yorkshire. The first recorded match on the ground was in 1869, when Batley played an Burnley.[1] The ground hosted a single first-class match in 1883 when the T Emmett's XI played RG Barlow's XI.[2]

The ground, adjacent to the stadium of Batley Bulldogs RLFC, is the home of Batley Cricket Club. They are members of the Central Yorkshire Cricket League.


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Coordinates: 53°42′26″N 1°38′02″W / 53.70731°N 1.63380°W / 53.70731; -1.63380