- 1883 Arthur Shrewsbury Nottinghamshire County Cricket England batsman only 2nd to WG Grace Baines



1883 Arthur Shrewsbury of Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club (since 1875) & of England (1881-1893) a cricket batsman ranked only 2nd to WG Grace in his time, though for Grace it was Shrewsbury who was the natural 1st choice opening batsman for England. A very early Baines sports card! The coat of arms appeared only on the earliest of Baines sports cards of 1883.