Royal Artillery v Royal Engineers
Other matches in England 1879
VenueBarrack Field, Woolwich on 14th, 15th August 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultRoyal Engineers won by 6 wickets
UmpiresWB Clarke, W Watson
Close of play day 1

Royal Artillery first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PWH Milesb Dumbleton2      
JWS Whebleb Browne3      
AS Griffithsb Browne9      
JJ Boysb Browne16      
FF Crawfordnot out74      
WFM Hutchinsonc sub b Druitt14      
AW Anstrutherb Ward3      
WS Baldockc Bowles b Dumbleton2      
+Stephensonc Renny-Tailyour b Browne16      
H Bruenc Renny-Tailyour b Browne4      
AS Prattc Ward b Gregson5      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(all out, 78.2 overs)151
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-151 (78.2 ov)
Royal Engineers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Browne29   ?475--
Dumbleton20   ?422--
Ward12   ?191--
Druitt10   ?251--
Renny-Tailyour7   ?150--

Royal Engineers first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Gregsonb Miles21      
HN Dumbletonst Stephenson b Bruen7      
HW Renny-Tailyourc Stephenson b Hutchinson111  3-  
HLCH Staffordc Griffiths b Bruen31      
AC Wardlbw b Hutchinson15      
LK Scottc Bruen b Pratt5      
FG Bowlesrun out15      
E Druittrun out0      
BB Russellnot out22      
HEM Lindsayc and b Hutchinson0      
CAR Browneb Hutchinson4      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 104 overs)237
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-237 (104 ov)
Royal Artillery bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Boys36   ?570--
Bruen23   ?822--
Miles21   ?4111-
Pratt9   ?211--
Hutchinson15   ?304--

Royal Artillery second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PWH Milesb Browne8      
JWS Wheblec Renny-Tailyour b Browne50      
AS Griffithsc Renny-Tailyour b Browne5      
JJ Boysb Ward33      
FF Crawfordc Browne b Druitt0      
WFM Hutchinsonc and b Dumbleton4      
AW Anstrutherb Druitt3      
WS Baldockc and b Browne25      
+Stephensonc Ward b Druitt27      
H Bruenc and b Browne0      
AS Prattnot out0      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 2 w)6
Total(all out, 70.1 overs)161
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-161 (70.1 ov)
Royal Engineers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Browne30   ?605--
Ward5   ?711-
Dumbleton13   ?261--
Renny-Tailyour6   ?170--

Royal Engineers second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Gregsonc Hutchinson b Bruen12      
HN Dumbletonst Stephenson b Bruen12      
HW Renny-Tailyournot out30      
HLCH Staffordb Miles5      
AC Wardb Bruen4      
LK Scottnot out9      
FG Bowlesdid not bat      
E Druittdid not bat      
BB Russelldid not bat      
HEM Lindsaydid not bat      
CAR Brownedid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(4 wickets)76
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Royal Artillery bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> HW Renny-Tailyour scored 4 fives in the Royal Engineers first innings
--> Bowling in the Royal Artillery second innings adds 2 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.





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