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Rob Curphey is MCC's Archivist.
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Bringing back the Ashes: Sir Pelham Warner

With the new Warner Stand now open for spectators, I thought it would be worthwhile in this blog to focus on the man to whom the stand is named after ... Read more

Ireland's love of Lord's

With the England vs. Ireland game fast approaching, it is worth noting that there have been some intriguing encounters between the two sides, particul... Read more

Anyone for Tennis?

Regular visitors to Lord’s will be aware that Lord’s is not just the Home of Cricket but also contains a Real Tennis Court as well as squash courts. Read more

Scoring World Series Cricket

Robert Curphey looks back at World Series Cricket - through the eyes of a scorer. Read more

Uncovering minutes in MCC's history

Rob Curphey delves into the first MCC minute book of meetings held by the MCC Committee... Read more

2015 landmarks for Lord's

MCC Archvist Rob Curphey looks ahead to some Lord's milestones in 2015. Read more

Hollywood and cricket

In his latest blog, Robert Curphey discovers the moment that Gubby Allen met Frankenstein and other Hollywood stories from Lord's. Read more

Rest of the World memories

With MCC set to take on Rest of the World at Lord's on Saturday 5 July, MCC Archivist Rob Curphey looks at previous Rest of the World matches at the H... Read more

Lord's and the Great War

With 2014 being the Centenary of the beginning of the First World War, archivist Robert Curphey looks at the impact war had on Lord's. Read more

Letters from India - MCC's 1964 tour

Ahead of India's tour to England this year, archivist Rob Curphey looks at MCC's trip to the sub-continent in 1964. Read more
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