• Vintage Street Cricket


    By Free Online News

    PUBLISHED: May 9, 2013 3:03 pm


    Source: Yahoo News

    17th June 1939: A group of women playing cricket on the beach at Porthcawl in North Wales. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

    2Circa 1926: A group of young children playing cricket in London’s Hyde Park. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

    3English cricketers Rachel Heyhoe-Flint, (batting), Edna Barker, (wicket-keeper), and Audrey Disbury practising on Perth beach during their tour of Australia. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

    412th May 1934: A group of women dressed for a game of cricket on the beach. (Photo by Reg Speller/Fox Photos/Getty Images) 5Young boys playing cricket in a street in London’s East End. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

    61927: Cockney children play a game of cricket in a London street. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images) 722nd April 1939: City boys enjoying a game of street cricket with a large home-made bat and a suitcase as the wicket. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

    86th March 1926: Young boys playing cricket in a London street. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images) 925th April 1930: Children playing cricket in a London street, with the wicket drawn on a lamppost. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

    1016th April 1938: Children playing cricket in Salford in a street that has been closed to vehicular traffic. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

    1115th August 1938: Children playing cricket in a street in Millwall, east London. A liner on the Thames is in the background. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

    1217 AUG 1953: Children playing cricket in a back-street near the Kennington Oval with the landmark gasometer in the background. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive

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