Kidderminster v United South of England Eleven
United South of England Eleven matches 1879
VenueChester Road North, Kidderminster on 29th, 30th, 31st May 1879 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
PlayersKidderminster: 22; United South of England Eleven: 11
TossUnited South of England Eleven won the toss and decided to bat
ResultUnited South of England Eleven won by 7 runs
UmpiresJ Abley, W Millward
Close of play day 1Kidderminster (1) 15/2 (Ewart ?*, Chamberlain ?*)
Close of play day 2

United South of England Eleven first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Gilbertb Hill14  -- 
WE Midwinterrun out (Shillitoe)1     
RG Barlowb Hill0     
L Hallc McLean b Millward31     
GF Gracec Greenwood b Bates15 20-- 
M Rileyb Ulyett03    
R Humphreyc Lockwood b Millward1     
A Watsonrun out11     
HRJ Charlwoodb Bates14     
+G Spillmanb Hill3     
J Lillywhitenot out11     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 1 w)10
Total(all out)111
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Midwinter), 2-8 (Barlow), 3-29 (Gilbert), 4-52 (Grace), 5-? (Riley), 6-57 (Humphrey), 7-75 (Watson), 8-87 (Hall), 9-93 (Spillman), 10-111 (Charlwood)
Kidderminster bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates42   26322 -
Hill44   24283 -
Ulyett11   6151 -
Darkes6   420 -
Lockwood9   590 -
Millward???2 -

Kidderminster first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Batesb Barlow0     
A Butcherc Grace b Midwinter5     
WC Ewartc Gilbert b Midwinter19  -- 
EA Chamberlainb Barlow4     
A Millwardc Riley b Midwinter1     
E Lockwoodb Barlow6     
LC Dockerrun out12     
AJ Shillitoec and b Midwinter3     
G Ulyettb Barlow0     
J Darkesrun out7     
+R McLeanc Grace b Barlow0     
A Hilllbw b Barlow0     
WH Moorec Gilbert b Barlow15     
WJM Hughesc Gilbert b Midwinter0     
JW Hughesb Barlow7     
T Bluntc Spillman b Barlow12     
W Broomfieldb Watson0     
J Coatesc Charlwood b Watson12     
R Palmerb Barlow0     
J Greenwoodb Watson1     
F Beresfordnot out0     
H Rollingsb Watson0     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 75.3 overs)106
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Bates), 2-15 (Butcher), 3-? (Chamberlain), 4-? (Millward), 5-36 (Lockwood), 6-? (Ewart), 7-51 (Docker), 8-? (Shillitoe), 9-? (Darkes), 10-58 (Ulyett), 11-? (Hill), 12-? (McLean), 13-? (WJM Hughes), 14-70 (JW Hughes), 15-85 (Moore), 16-?, 17-?, 18-?, 19-?, 20-?, 21-106 (75.3 ov)
United South of England Eleven bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Midwinter30   4435--
Barlow37   224610--

United South of England Eleven second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Gilbertb Hill2     
RG Barlowc Lockwood b Hill1     
WE Midwinterb Hill15     
L Hallc Lockwood b Hill25     
GF Gracec Rollings b Hill19     
M Rileyc Shillitoe b Hill0     
R Humphreyc and b Ulyett0     
HRJ Charlwoodc and b Ulyett0     
A Watsonc McLean b Hill11     
+G Spillmanst McLean b Ulyett4     
J Lillywhitenot out2     
Extras(1 b, 1 w)2
Total(all out, 101 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-81 (101 ov)
Kidderminster bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates33   19300--
Hill46   27337--
Broomfield4   400--
Blunt4   0100--
Ulyett14   1063--

Kidderminster second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Batesc Midwinter b Lillywhite1     
E Lockwoodb Lillywhite2     
A Hillb Barlow7     
G Ulyettb Midwinter26  5- 
WH Mooreb Lillywhite0     
W Broomfieldc Spillman b Midwinter1     
+R McLeanc Midwinter b Lillywhite0     
JW Hughesb Midwinter2     
A Millwardc Riley b Barlow2     
WC Ewartrun out0     
T Bluntb Lillywhite4     
A Butcherc Watson b Lillywhite11     
J Darkesb Lillywhite10     
J Coatesc and b Lillywhite2     
WJM Hughesc Gilbert b Lillywhite0     
R Palmerc Gilbert b Lillywhite0     
AJ Shillitoec Charlwood b Barlow0     
J Greenwoodc Gilbert b Lillywhite0     
EA Chamberlainc and b Lillywhite8     
F Beresfordc Spillman b Midwinter2     
H Rollingsnot out0     
LC Dockerabsent
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 66 overs)79
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-?, 13-?, 14-?, 15-?, 16-?, 17-?, 18-?, 19-?, 20-79 (66 ov)
United South of England Eleven bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barlow14   5353--
Lillywhite34   192512--
Midwinter18   8184--

--> Day 1 Lunch: United South of England Eleven (1) 19/2 (Gilbert ?*, Hall ?*)
--> Day 2 Lunch: Kidderminster (1) ?/13 (Moore ?*)
--> Day 3 Lunch: United South of England Eleven (2) 81 all out
--> Bowling in the United South of England Eleven first innings adds 15 runs under

Receipts exceeded 80
Our thanks to Arthur Haygarth for collecting the information and to Roger Heavens for providing this scorecard which was first published in Arthur Haygarth's Cricket Scores and Biographies Volume 16. Copies of the book can be obtained from . Additions or corrections to this scorecard would be gratefully received.





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