Castleton v Lancashire XI
Other matches in England 1879
VenueCastleton Cricket Club Ground, Rochdale on 6th September 1879 (1-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn

Castleton first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WS Butterworthc and b Watson0      
JC Peelb Barlow0      
F Taylorb Watson0      
EL Chadwickb Taylor11      
E Brierleyb Taylor13      
R Millerb Watson16      
W McIntyreb Watson2      
J Mellornot out0      
RR Osbornst Schofield b Watson1      
JB Butterworthc and b Watson0      
CP Butterworthc Headley b Watson0      
Total(all out)61
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-61
Lancashire XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Lancashire XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AN Hornbyb McIntyre32      
RG Barlowrun out9      
EB Rowleyb McIntyre12      
HB Headleyc Miller b Taylor6      
J Molesworthc and b Taylor7      
A Irvingc and b McIntyre10      
A Watsonb McIntyre16      
+J Schofieldb McIntyre4      
J Molesworthb Taylor1      
J Taylornot out4      
E Molesworthb Taylor0      
Total(all out)104
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-104
Castleton bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Castleton second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WS Butterworthrun out7      
JC Peelc Schofield b Barlow1      
F Taylorb Barlow0      
EL Chadwickc Headley b Watson8      
E Brierleyc Headley b Watson1      
R Millernot out19      
W McIntyrenot out12      
J Mellorb Watson3      
RR Osbornb Barlow1      
JB Butterworthdid not bat      
CP Butterworthdid not bat      
Total(7 wickets)65
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?
Lancashire XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> Castleton first innings batting adds 18 runs under
--> Castleton second innings batting adds 10 runs under

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.
This match was played for the benefit of William McIntyre who was engaged at Castleton about this period. He cleared nearly 50 pounds by the contest.





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