Harry Blacklidge      

Full name Henry George Blacklidge

Born July 14, 1884, Stoughton, Surrey

Died May 23, 1917, Amara, Mesopotamia (aged 32 years 313 days)

Major teams Surrey

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium, Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 9 2 100 45 14.28 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 7 645 334 10 4/26 33.40 3.10 64.5 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1908 - 1913
Profile

A useful fast bowler, Sergt.-Major Henry Blacklidge, (Hants Regt) died of dysentery in Mesopotamia in May. He had made a handful of appearances for Surrey in 1912 and 1913 and was qualifying for Hampshire when war broke out and was also doing coaching at Derbyshire.
Martin Williamson

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 Kent 228/5 (83 ov)
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 & 113/2 (34.3 ov) Essex 313
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 Gloucs 373/8 (125 ov)
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 & 24/2 (11 ov) Notts 189
Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester - May 22-25
Surrey 191 & 79/6 (29 ov) Lancashire 394
Leics v Worcs at Leicester - May 22-25
Leics 316 & 43 Worcs 274 & 27/1 (5.1 ov, target 86)
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 Middlesex 252/5 (87.4 ov)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Warwickshire 313 & 114 Durham 190 & 10/0 (4.2 ov, target 238)
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