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Fred Hargreaves

Blackburn Rovers FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 2 D 0 L 1 F 16: A 3
67% successful

1880-82

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Frederick William Hargreaves
Born 16 August 1858 in Brook House, Blackburn, Lancashire [registered in Blackburn, September 1858].

Census Notes

Cannot be found on the 1861 census.

According to the 1871 census, Frederick W. and John, along with their two sisters, are living at Unsworth Lodge in 44 Wellington Street in Blackburn, with a housekeeper and two servants. No mention of parents.

According to the 1881 census, Fredk W. is a law student and head over the household, including John, an articled solictors clerk, and their younger sister, a housekeeper and servant. They still live at Unsworth House.

According to the 1891 census, Frederick W. remains head over the household and living on his own means, over his brother John, a solicitor, and his younger sister. With four servants, they now live at Thorncliffe, Stiff Street, Wilpshire.

According to the 1901 census, solicitor John is now head of the house at Thorncliffe. Although their are only two servants.

Died 5 April 1897 in Thorncliffe, Wilpshire, Blackburn, aged 38 years x days [registered in Blackburn, June 1897].
Height/Weight not known

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Club Career

Club(s) Attended and played for Malvern College, making the XI in 1877, joined  Blackburn Rovers FC; also represented Lancashire FA;
Club honours FA Cup runners-up 1881-82;
Individual honours None
Distinctions Played first-class cricket with Lancashire CCC;

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of six who became the 75th players (73) to appear for England.
Position(s) Half-back
First match No. 11, 15 March 1880, Wales 2 England 3, friendly match at Racecourse Ground, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 21 years 212 days.
Last match No. 14, 18 February 1882, Ireland 0 England 13, friendly match at Knock Ground, Bloomfield, Belfast, aged 23 years 187 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions Older brother of Jack Hargreaves

Beyond England

Son of a Blackburn coroner. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.120.

 

Fred Hargreaves - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Capt. Disc.
3 3 270 0 0 min None None
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Fred Hargreaves - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
Away 2 2 0 0 16 2 +14 0 1 8.00 1.00 100.0 +2
All - Friendly 3 2 0 1 16 3 +13 1 1 5.333 1.00 66.7 +1

 

Fred Hargreaves - Match History
 Club: Blackburn Rovers F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - 3 full capsx

Age 21
1 11 15 March 1880 - Wales 2 England 3, The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham Fr AW Start hb
Age 22
2 12 26 February 1881 - England 0 Wales 1, East Lancashire Cricket Club, Alexandra Meadows, Blackburn Fr HL Start hb
Age 23
3 14 18 February 1882 - Ireland 0 England 13, Knock Ground, Bloomfield, Belfast Fr AW Start hb

Notes

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