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
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Apr 20-23
Hampshire 328 & 20/0 Derbyshire 399
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street - Apr 20-23
Durham 308 & 152/7 Somerset 185
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Apr 20-23
Glamorgan 145 & 80/3 Gloucs 231
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - Apr 20-23
Leics 333 & 39/2 Kent 269/7d
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Apr 20-23
Lancashire 247 & 46/0 Warwickshire 324
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 20-23
Essex 306 Surrey 217/6
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds - Apr 20-23
Yorkshire 459/9d Northants 94 & 149/4 (f/o)
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