Full name Arthur Booth
Born January 8, 1926, Droylsden, Lancashire
Died September 12, 2004, Dobcross, Lancashire (aged 78 years 248 days)
Major teams Lancashire
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1950 - 1951|
Arhtur Booth played four times for Lancashire in 1950 and 1951. He still holds the Minor Counties batting record, scoring 253 for Lancashire's 2nd XI against Lincolnshire at Grimsby in 1950. His best first-class score was 49 against Hampshire at Liverpool in his final appearance. After being released by Lancashire he had spells as a professional with Dukinfield and Haslingden.
Thirty years ago England were battered, bruised, broken and blackwashed in the Caribbean