Archibald Douglas      

Full name Archibald Philip Douglas

Born June 7, 1867, Norwood Green, Middlesex

Died January 24, 1953, Haines Hill, Taunton, Somerset (aged 85 years 231 days)

Major teams Europeans (India), Middlesex, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Education Dulwich College

Relation Brother - RN Douglas, Brother - J Douglas, Brother - S Douglas

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 9 14 1 328 91 25.23 0 3 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 9 183 48 8 6/34 6.00 1.57 22.8 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1887 - 1911/12
Profile

Colonel Archie Douglas, was one of four brothers who played for Middlesex. In the Dulwich XI from 1882 to 1884, he headed the batting averages in the last season, and did the same at Woolwich the next two years. On a few occasions in 1886 and 1887 he assisted Surrey, and afterwards appeared for Middlesex, the county of his birth. He also played much military cricket in India. During the Great War, when serving as Colonel of Royal Artillery (Indian Army), he was mentioned in dispatches and awarded the C.M.G. and the Serbian Order of the White Eagle (Fourth Class).
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 Kent 79/1 (38 ov)
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 Essex 300/9 (112 ov)
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 Gloucs 240/4 (80.5 ov)
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 Notts 99/5 (46 ov)
Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester - May 22-25
Surrey 191 Lancashire 342/9 (108 ov)
Leics v Worcs at Leicester - May 22-25
Leics 316 Worcs 249/8 (70 ov)
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 Middlesex 139/0 (43 ov)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Warwickshire 313 & 15/2 (4 ov) Durham 190
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