Royal Artillery v West Kent
Other matches in England 1879
VenueBarrack Field, Woolwich on 17th, 18th July 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultRoyal Artillery won by an innings and 9 runs
UmpiresWB Clarke, E James
Close of play day 1

West Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LA Shuterb Bruen0      
D Cooperc sub b Boys3      
P Curreyc Wheble b Pratt2      
CAD Tyssenc Wheble b Pratt27      
RJH Arbuthnotc Wheble b Boys22      
P Normanrun out0      
A Pepysb Boys17      
C Plummerc Stephenson b Pratt6      
W Hoarenot out24      
FW Hodgsonb Bruen0      
L Campbellb Boys6      
Extras(1 lb, 1 w)2
Total(all out)109
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-109
Royal Artillery bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Royal Artillery first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JJ Boysb Campbell54      
LR Stephensonc and b Norman14      
PWH Milesb Shuter34      
FF Crawfordc Plummer b Shuter15      
JWS Whebleb Tyssen4      
+HB Kingscoteb Tyssen0      
AW Anstrutherc Tyssen b Campbell34      
H Bruenb Cooper1      
DC Carternot out27      
AS Griffithsb Hoare8      
AS Prattb Campbell4      
Extras(4 b, 1 w)5
Total(all out)200
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-200
West Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

West Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LA Shuterst Kingscote b Bruen10      
D Cooperrun out8      
P Curreylbw b Bruen12      
CAD Tyssenc Crawford b Bruen6      
RJH Arbuthnotc Pratt b Bruen5      
P Normanb Miles13      
A Pepysc Griffiths b Miles7      
C Plummernot out1      
W Hoarec Miles b Bruen1      
FW Hodgsonst Kingscote b Bruen0      
L Campbellc Stephenson b Bruen13      
Extras(3 b, 3 lb)6
Total(all out)82
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-82
Royal Artillery bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

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.
The annual racquets and billiards matches between the Royal Artillery and Royal Engineers were played at Woolwich on the 16th and 17th inst. Captain A.S. Griffiths and Lieutenant Carter won the double racquet match for the Royal Artillery, beating Captain Scott and Lieutenant Cairns, of the Royal Engineers, and Lieutenant Carter beat Lieutenant Cairns in the single match. Major Hutchinson and Captain A.W. Anstruther won the double billiard match for the Royal Artillery beating Captain Seaton and Captain Glancy of the Royal Engineers, and Captain Anstruther beat Captain Glancy for the single match.





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