Chitterne Cricket Club

The cricket club was formed in 2001, with a view to organising friendly local matches on Sundays in the Sportsfield. By early 2002 there were 45 members aged 16 to 70.
The club tendered for, and won, the contract to cut the sportsfield grass. A grant of 1000 was awarded for a cricket net, and 666 for equipment, by Awards For All (National Lottery). West Wilts District Council also awarded the club 250.
Ben trying out the new nets

Chitterne Cricket Club team that played Warminster A.T.E. on Sunday, 16 June 2002
Photo courtesy of Aileen Fenlon


A CCC team from the mid 1950s. The team folded in about 1959 through lack of players.

Back row

Peter Cruse, Don Spratt, Brian Gorry, Bob Cruse jun., Frank Grant, Ray Feltham, Stan Marsh, Ev Feltham.

Front row

Marabini Feltham, Malcolm Grant, Bob Cruse sen., Arthur Spratt, Stan Grant, Winifred Spratt.

Seated front

Graeme Marsh.


A CCC team from the early 1950s

Back row

Stan Grant, Stan Herrington, Brian Gorry, Ray Feltham, Lewis Feltham, Arthur Spratt, Stan Marsh.

Front row

Alban Polden, Graeme Marsh, Bernard George, George Feltham, Percy Churchill, Bob Cruse, Don Spratt.


Chitterne Cricket Club 1921

Back row

Ted Sheppard, George Bailey, Stan Feltham, unknown in background, Herbie Feltham, Fred "Bammer" Poolman, Archie Feltham, Frank Bailey, Bill Bartlett.

Front row

Walter Herrington, Fred Feltham, Johnny Webster, Stan Herrington, Lewis Feltham, Harry "Gunner" Poolman.

The child seated front

Willie Ashley.

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