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date: 28 March 2020

Swanton, Ernest William [Jim]locked

(1907–2000)
  • John Woodcock

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Swanton, Ernest William [Jim] (1907–2000), cricket commentator, was born on 11 February 1907 at 64 Vancouver Road, Forest Hill, on the southern outskirts of London, the only son and eldest of the three children of William (Bill) Swanton, stockbroker, and his wife, Lillian Emily...

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(1920–)