Harry Walker (cricketer)


Harry Walker (cricketer)

Harry Walker (1760 at Churt, near Frensham, Surrey – July 1805 at Brook, Witley, Surrey) was a noted English cricketer who played mainly for Surrey. He was a left-handed batsman who played first-class cricket from 1786 until 1802.

Harry Walker was the elder brother of the great batsman Tom Walker.

External links

* [http://www.jl.sl.btinternet.co.uk/stampsite/cricket/main.html From Lads to Lord's; The History of Cricket: 1300 – 1787]

References

* "Fresh Light on 18th Century Cricket" by G B Buckley (FL18)
* "The Dawn of Cricket" by H T Waghorn (WDC)
* "Scores & Biographies, Volume 1" by Arthur Haygarth (SBnnn)

External links

* [http://www.cricketarchive.co.uk/Archive/Players/33/33563/33563.html CricketArchive]


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