Full name Richard John Parkhouse
Born March 2, 1910, Clydach, Glamorgan, Wales
Died January 1, 1984, Hereford (aged 73 years 305 days)
Major teams Glamorgan
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1939 - 1939|
Richard Parkhouse played twice for Glamorgan in 1939 but failed to score in his only Championship innings against Hampshire at Southampton. He played club cricket for Clydach and Llanelli during the 1930s before taking up a teaching appointment in Egypt. He appeared for All Egypt against H.M.Martineau`s XI in 1939, and he returned to the UK. after World War Two and coached in Scotland.
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