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Cricket Club Cheshire
« on: Tuesday 22 June 21 07:55 BST (UK) »
I know nothing about this photograph except the photographs name on the cover. That is Holland Park Lane Macclesfield.

I originally thought it would be Macclesfield Cricket Club but thinking about the Blazers I wonder if it is Cheshire County Cricket Club?

What about the date? I thought late 1930s, but the pale coloured suits were they in fashion in the 1930s?
I guess it could be post war 1940s, 1950s or even 1960s.
Still wearing old fashioned Cricket boots but when did they go out?

Anyone have an idea about the date?
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Re: Cricket Club Cheshire
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 22 June 21 11:49 BST (UK) »
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Re: Cricket Club Cheshire
« Reply #2 on: Tuesday 22 June 21 14:22 BST (UK) »
From Wikipedia: Cheshire played a Minor Counties championship at the Macclesfield Cricket Club ground from 1921- 31 (incl). Minor Counties cricket then returned to the ground in 1949. Cheshire does not appear to have won the championship during these periods.

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Re: Cricket Club Cheshire
« Reply #3 on: Wednesday 23 June 21 05:33 BST (UK) »
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