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Richard Barker

Casuals FC & Corinthians FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 1: A 1
50% successful

1895

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Richard Raine Barker
Born 29 May 1869 in Bayswater, Kensington, Middlesex [registered in Kensington, June 1869].
Baptised 13 July 1869 in Frogmore, Hertfordshire [registered in Kensington, June 1869]. The place of his parents marriage, 30 July 1868.

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Richard is the oldest of two sons to Landowner, Henry Raine and Caroline (née Haynes), the other being Francis. They live with his grandmother, Carloline H. Haynes, and her two sons and two daughters, at Colney Street in Frogmore.

According to the 1881 census, Rd R. was at boarding school, in Church Road, Broughton Terrace, in Harborne in Stafford.
The Repton School Register confirms Richard's attendance between 1883 and 1887.

Cannot be found on the 1891 census.

According to the 1901 census, Richard Rain was boarding with the Howie family in 66 Tweedy Road, Bromley, Kent.  He is an Electrical Engineer, and still unmarried.

According to the 1911 census, Richard Raine is living on his own with a houskepeer, 53 year-old widow, Georgina Goodyer. He is still an Electrical Engineer, signing himself as R.Raine Barker, they both live at 3 Gilbert Road in Bromley.
From 1924 until 1932, the London Electoral Rolls state Barker's polling address as 25 Bryanston Street in Westminster, London, but he was living at 21 London Road in Bromley up until 1931. Living at Torfield Court in Eastbourne from 1932.

Died 1 October 1940 at 7 Torfield Close, Eastbourne, aged 71 years 125 days [registered in Eastbourne, December 1940].
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Represented Repton School, where he attended betwen 1883 and 1887. He made the XI in 1886. He joined Casuals FC and guested with Corinthians FC between 1894 and 1900.
Club honours FA Amateur Cup runners-up 1893-94;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 222nd player (224) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-half
Only match No. 54, 18 March 1895, England 1 Wales 1, a British Championship match at The Recreation Ground, Queen's Club, West Kensington, London, aged 25 years 293 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1894-95;
Team honours British Championship winners 1894-95;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

An engineer by profession, he was at one time manger of the Bromley Electric Light Company. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.24.

 

Richard Barker - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 90 0 0 min 0 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.

 

Richard Barker - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - British Championship 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Richard Barker - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1894-95 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Richard Barker - Match History
 Club: Casuals F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 25
1 54 18 March 1895 - England 1 Wales 1, Recreation Ground, West Kensington BC HD Start lh

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