DOB: 21 June, 1879
Died: 6 July 1937
MFC Debut: Round 2, 1900 against Essendon at MCG
Last Game: Round 1, 1906 against Carlton at Princes Park
Premiership Player - 1900
Life Member - 2017
Games: 85 (87 total)
Christopher Henry "Harry" Parkin debuted with Geelong, with whom his brother Jack played, before crossing to the Redlegs after two matches.
The half-back flanker in the 1900 premiership side, and was a regular until 1906 when he only managed one game before retiring. Missed the last few games of the 1903 season after suffering an ankle injury in an exhibition game.
He played the second most games for the club in history without kicking a goal.
Joined the club's committee in 1926 and served as a VFL delegate that year. From 1932 until his death he served as Treasurer of the VFL and was Manager of the Victorian state side in Adelaide during 1936.
Family at other clubs
Most games without a goal
Football Record R1 1932
Argus - 07/07/1937
Herald - 08/07/1937
Football Record R12 1937