Bernard Meakin, Staffordshire County Cricket Club,

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Date:1920 - 1921 (c.)

Description:Born at Darlaston Hall near Stone on 5 March 1885, Bernard Meakin was a member of the Meakin pottery manufacturing family. He captained Staffordshire County Cricket Club 1911-12 and was President of the Club from 1946 to 1956. He also played a few games in first class cricket for Gloucestershire and Cambridge University. He died on 17 February 1964 at Dunsfold in Surrey.


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1820s
Darlaston Hall
Darlaston Hall

The Hall in this engraving was demolished and rebuilt during the 19th century. The ...

1900s
Church Party from Darlaston Hall, Stone
Church Party from Darlaston Hall, Stone

James Meakin with his family in an open carriage known as a Landau; they are dressed ...

1950s
Glasshouses, Darlaston Hall Estate, Stone,
Glasshouses, Darlaston Hall Estate, Stone,

The Darlaston estate was owned by Burton Abbey, but during the Reformation the estate ...

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Donor ref:County Record Office No., D4245/5/1, img: 424 (18/968)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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