John Bower

John Bower

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Area Mitcham
Picture Reference Mit_​People_​20-1
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Notes / History A cartoon by Collingsby, or "Mug" of John Bower, one of Mitcham’s well known cricketers, drawn in 1879, when John was 89 years old.

He played for Surrey and the south of England and later umpired for Mitcham for over 30 years. He died in 1880 aged 9O.

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