In Jacksonboro on 17 February 1782undefined

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Date of Game Sunday, February 17, 1782
Game Cricket
Location Jacksonboro, SC, United States
Has Source On Hand No
NY Rules No - Predecessor
Description In 1782 a Pennsylvania officer records "This day I was very much fatigued playing cricket." The officer was stationed at the Frazor farm, about 4 miles from Jacksonborough (as it was then known).
Sources "The Journal of Lieut. William Feltman," Feb. 17, 1782 entry

"Old Jacksonborough" is about 19 miles west of Charleston in Colleton County.

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