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.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
South Group: Gloucs v Glamorgan at Bristol - Apr 27
Glamorgan 277/7 Gloucs 56/3 (16.4/50 ov, target 278)
South Group: Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury - Apr 27
Kent 258 Hampshire 114/2 (16.5/50 ov, target 259)
South Group: Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's - Apr 27
Middlesex 341/5 Sussex 26/1 (4/50 ov, target 342)
North Group: Worcs v Notts at Worcester - Apr 27
Notts 273/6 (50/50 ov)
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - Apr 27
Northants 57/2 (13/33 ov)
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