|Date of birth||7 June 1862|
|Place of birth||Dumbarton, Scotland|
|Date of death||29 December 1930(aged 68)|
|1891-1892||Glossop North End|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 Sep 2007.
He was born in Dumbarton.
Barbour, a striker, won the Scottish Cup with Renton in 1885 and won his first, and only, Scotland cap the same year, scoring in an 8-2 win over Ireland. He also played in the unsuccessful Scottish Cup final the previous year as Renton lost 3-1 to Queen's Park.
He was signed by Bolton Wanderers in May 1888 and scored 17 goals in 34 matches in three years for the club. He had a season with Glossop North End in season 1891-92 and was then signed by Nottingham Forest as a coach, although he made one final league appearance for them in 1893.