Full name John Norton Bartlett
Born June 26, 1928, Mickleover, Derbyshire
Died June 8, 2014, Milford on Sea, Hampshire (aged 85 years 347 days)
Major teams Oxford University, Sussex
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
|First-class span||1946 - 1953|
Only 17 at the start of the first summer after the war, John Bartlett took 38 wickets for Cambridge including 7 for 38 from 35 overs in the Varsity match at Lord's. He capped a remarkable season by being picked for the Gentlemen against the Players at Lord's. By the start of the 1947 season he was doing his National Service, and when he did return in 1951 he found wickets harder to come by although he did win another Blue. Later in the season he toured Canada with the MCC.
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