Staffordshire v Northumberland
Minor Counties Championship 1901
VenueCounty Ground, Stoke-on-Trent on 26th, 27th June 1901 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossStaffordshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultStaffordshire won by an innings and 25 runs
PointsStaffordshire 1; Northumberland -1
UmpiresA Buswell, A Stockwin
Close of play day 1Northumberland (1) 93/7 (Marshall 26*, Elsey 2*)

Staffordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hollowoodb Lowings20     
T Grimshawb Marshall10     
W Brownst Page b Marshall93     
P Briggsb Lowings1     
HD Strattonnot out83     
FH Hassallb Lowings9     
T Hedgesb Tomlin32     
JF Fernieb Lowings9     
*PE Mainwaringb Tomlin8     
JR Claphamb Lowings0     
+G McHargb Lowings10     
Extras(26 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)28
Total(all out, 87.5 overs)303
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-62, 3-66, 4-174, 5-197, 6-244, 7-261, 8-270, 9-283, 10-303 (87.5 ov)
Northumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marshall24   6672--
Tomlin11   1572--
Elsey13   2300-1
Clayton5   1130--

Northumberland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*FGH Claytonb Brown29     
RGE Mortimerb Brown1     
J Hansellb Grimshaw15     
J Marshallc Mainwaring b Brown26     
+C Pageb Brown0     
FW Gillespieb Grimshaw8     
CE Greenwayb Brown3     
E Tomlinb Clapham4     
G Elseynot out9     
RH Gillespieb Grimshaw4     
A Lowingsb Grimshaw0     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 34.3 overs)104
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-40, 3-52, 4-56, 5-67, 6-84, 7-90, 8-93, 9-104, 10-104 (34.3 ov)
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brown16   3525--
Clapham1   021--
Briggs1   010--

Northumberland second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*FGH Claytonb Grimshaw1     
RGE Mortimerb Clapham15     
J Hansellb Clapham23     
J Marshallb Clapham51     
+C Pageb Clapham2     
FW Gillespieb Grimshaw26     
CE Greenwayb Brown2     
G Elseyb Brown9     
E Tomlinnot out19     
RH Gillespieb Clapham0     
A Lowingslbw b Grimshaw7     
Extras(11 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)19
Total(all out, 62.3 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-35, 3-40, 4-54, 5-97, 6-106, 7-141, 8-147, 9-147, 10-174 (62.3 ov)
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brown19   5462--
Clapham19   7505-1
Briggs3   0110--

--> W Brown (1) passed 1000 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 63
--> HD Stratton (1) passed his previous highest score of 46 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> T Hedges (1) passed his previous highest score of 18 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> RH Gillespie made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> A Lowings made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> W Brown achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Northumberland first innings (previous best was 4-62)
--> JR Clapham achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Northumberland second innings (previous best was 1-2)

This card comes from the Minor Counties Research Project - research is continuing on this scorecard which can be expected to change.
Staffordshire won by an innings shortly before 4.00 pm on the second day, after Northumberland followed on 199 runs behind.
For the winners, there were 2 fives and 4 fours in Brown's 93, and 5 fours in Stratton's 83, scored in 2 hours and 50 minutes.
These two batsmen added 108 runs for the Staffordshire fourth wicket.
For Northumberland, Marshall scored 51.
[Missing: In Northumberland 2nd inns boundaries in Marshall's 51.]
Sources: Staffordshire Scorebook; Staffordshire Advertiser 29 June; Newcastle Daily Journal 27,28 June; The Sportsman 26,27,28 June.





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