Arthur Cursham

Arthur Cursham

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Arthur William Cursham was an English cricketer and footballer. He played football for England and for Notts County between 1876 and 1883. He played cricket for Nottinghamshire from 1876 to 1879 and for Derbyshire from 1879 to 1880. Cursham was born in Wilford, Nottingham the son of William Cursham, later vicar of Cropwell Butler. He attended Oakham School and became a mine manager. He played football for Notts County, between 1876 and 1883 and made his England footballing debut in March 1876 in a 3-0 home defeat at the hands of Scotland. A photograph of this team is believed to be the first ever photograph of an English team. However Cursham does not appear in the picture - it is believed he was behind the camera. He made six international footballing appearances in total, four coming against Scotland and two against Wales.show more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136660288
  • 9786136660288