Was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Derbyshire between 1887 and 1902 and was also a cricket umpire. His career with Derbyshire began in 1887 when, as a 28-year-old, he participated in his first match, against Marylebone Cricket Club. During his time at Derbyshire he was an opening or number 3 batsman. In 1896 he scored 115 against Yorkshire and 121 against Leicestershire. He scored three centuries in 1897 - 124 against Leicestershire, 114 not out against Surrey and 105 against Hampshire. In 1898 he scored 100 not out against Yorkshire.