|Venue||Kennington Oval, Kennington on 22nd, 23rd August 1904 (2-day match)|
|Balls per over||6|
|Toss||Toss not known|
|Points||Surrey Second XI 0; Wiltshire 0|
|Umpires||H Briscoe, DJ Jennings|
|Close of play day 1||Surrey Second XI (1) 20/0 (Holland 5*, Baker 12*)|
|Surrey Second XI first innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|FC Holland||c Smith b Perkins||26|
|A Baker||c Overton b Smith||13|
|EG Goatly||c Perkins b Miller||26|
|JH Moulder||c Smart b Smith||1|
|*WT Graburn||c Overton b Miller||8|
|HA Bates||c Newman b Smith||14|
|WA Spring||hit wkt b Smart||38|
|WC Smith||c Smith b Miller||33|
|+EW Bale||not out||19|
|EC Kirk||c Smart b Smith||26|
|WJ Rudd||run out||0|
|Extras||(5 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)||10|
|Total||(all out, 85.2 overs)||214|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-214 (85.2 ov)|
|Wiltshire first innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|JE Stevens||c Bale b Kirk||5|
|TTN Perkins||c Moulder b Smith||29|
|CAH Ransome||c Kirk b Smith||23|
|HM Butterworth||c Moulder b Kirk||11|
|AW Newman||c Kirk b Smith||2|
|CS Awdry||not out||27|
|+TS Luce||b Kirk||0|
|*AM Miller||not out||23|
|W Overton||did not bat|
|T Smart||did not bat|
|WRR Smith||did not bat|
|Total||(6 wickets, 45 overs)||130|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?|
|Surrey Second XI bowling||Overs||Mdns||Runs||Wkts||Wides||No-Balls|
--> EC Kirk made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> WJ Rudd made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> WA Spring (1) passed his previous highest score of 19 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> CS Awdry (1) passed 1500 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 20
This card comes from the Minor Counties Research Project - research is continuing on this scorecard which can be expected to change.
This rain-interrupted return match was drawn with no decision on first innings.
Wiltshire had needed to win this match to retain any hope of winning the Championship.
On the first day play was only possible for under half an hour, during which time Surrey 2nd XI scored 20 without loss.
On the second day there were further rain stoppages.
The game between the two teams at Chippenham the previous week had been won by Wiltshire.
[Missing: Toss; fall of wickets.]
Sources: Surrey Year Book 1904, p 127; Devizes and Wiltshire Gazette 25 August; North Wilts Herald 26 August; Wiltshire Chronicle 27 August; Wiltshire Times 27 August; The Sportsman 23,24 August.
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