Gilbert Jessop

Died aged 80

Gilbert Laird Jessop (19 May 1874 – 11 May 1955) was an English cricket player, often reckoned to have been the fastest run-scorer cricket has ever known. He was Wisden Cricketer of the Year for 1898.

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

Gilbert L. Jessop 1874-1955 Gloucestershire cricketer born here 19 May 1874

Jessop House - 30 Cambray Place, Cheltenham, United Kingdom where they was born (1874)

Gilbert Jessop cricketer lived here 1924-1936

3 Sunnydale Gardens, Mill Hill, NW7, London, United Kingdom where they lived (1924-1936)