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15 Mar 2018

The first ever Test

Today marks the 141st anniversary of the first ever Test match between England and Australia.

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09 Mar 2018

Andre-Jacques Garnerin and his ascent from Lord's

MCC Archivist Robert Curphey take a look back at one of the more unusual events in MCC’s early history. 

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11 Feb 2018

2018: The year of anniversaries at Lord's

MCC Archivist Rob Curphey explores why 2018 is a year full of anniversaries at Lord's and in cricket.

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22 Dec 2017

Christmas Greetings

With the festive season approaching, Rob Curphey delves into the M.C.C archive for items containing a Christmas theme. 


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01 Dec 2017

Bodyline: Telegrams and Scorebooks

Ahead of the second Ashes Test, MCC Archivist Rob Curphey explores some of the historical items in the collection related to the infamous 'Bodyline' tour in 1932-1933. 


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03 Nov 2017

The Australia Eleven Scorebook

In the latest MCC Archivist Blog, Robert Curphey explores a prized scorebook ahead of this winter's Ashes series in Australia. 


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29 Sep 2017

The history of Baseball at Lord's

As the 2017 Major League Baseball regular season draws to a close, Rob Curphey investigates MCC and Lord’s links with the sport. 

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06 Sep 2017

West Indies history at Lord's

Ahead of the West Indies Test, Rob Curphey looks back on previous Lord's appearances by the Windies, with help of items on display in the Museum for visitors to see. 


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21 Jul 2017

Women's World Cup: England's triumph in '93

Robert Curphey takes a look back at the previous Women's World Cup Final held at Lord's in 1993 with help from some items in the MCC Archive. 

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12 Jul 2017

A Cricket Match at Mary-le-bone Field

Charlotte Goodhew investigates a famous painting by Francis Heyman of a cricket game on Mary-le-bone fields 

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