Jack Barrett (cricketer)
Barrett pictured 2nd right back row with the 1890 Australia national cricket team
|Full name||John Edward Barrett|
15 October 1866|
|Died||6 February 1916
Peak Hill, Western Australia
|Batting style||Left-hand bat|
|Bowling style||Right-arm medium|
In addition to his cricketing skills, Barrett was also a leading Australian rules footballer, playing for South Melbourne Football Club in the late 1880s and early 1890s, topping the Victorian Football Association (VFA) goal kicking in 1889 with 40 goals.
Barrett later became a doctor.
- Atkinson, p. 180.
- Atkinson, G. (1982) Everything you ever wanted to know about Australian rules football but couldn't be bothered asking, The Five Mile Press: Melbourne. ISBN 0 86788 009 0.
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