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
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 25/1 (12 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 Sussex 111/1 (35 ov)
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 (94.2 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 Essex 13/2 (9 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 281/6 (96 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 50/0 (15 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 345/6 (96 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 Notts 38/2 (11.2 ov)
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