Somerset v Will-o'-the-Wisp
Other matches in England 1881
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 26th, 27th August 1881 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1

Will-o'-the-Wisp first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SH Akroydc Sweet b Fothergill116     
H Fowlerb Fothergill14     
FH Mellorb Fothergill0     
CM Sharpec sub b Fothergill1     
HE Rhodesc Fox b Fothergill62     
GH Hone-Goldneyb Massey9     
H Morrisc Bourdillon b Fothergill5     
HC Clarkeb Massey0     
FC Coxheadb Fothergill0     
FH Deaconc Sweet b Massey5     
FB Lewmannot out1     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out)218
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-218
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Fothergillb Hone-Goldney31     
W Masseyc Coxhead b Sharpe5     
H Foxb Hone-Goldney62     
EP Spurwayc Hone-Goldney b Coxhead20     
CFL Sweetb Sharpe2     
H Bourdillonnot out23     
HJ Reedb Sharpe8     
W Reedb Sharpe0     
JA Winterc Mellor b Sharpe3     
CE Winterc Fowler b Sharpe2     
J Ebdenc Mellor b Sharpe32     
Extras(6 b, 7 lb, 3 w)16
Total(all out)204
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-204
Will-o'-the-Wisp bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hone-Goldney???2 -
Sharpe???7 -
Coxhead???1 -

Will-o'-the-Wisp second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SH Akroydb Fothergill6     
H Fowlerb Fothergill10     
FH Mellorb Fothergill6     
CM Sharpec and b Fothergill2     
HE Rhodesc Spurway b Ebden25     
GH Hone-Goldneyb [unknown]1     
H Morrisnot out10     
HC Clarkeb Fothergill1     
FC Coxheadb [unknown]7     
FH Deaconb Fothergill5     
FB Lewmanst Bourdillon b Fothergill5     
Extras(2 b, 6 lb)8
Total(all out)86
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-86
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Fothergillnot out36     
W Masseyc Coxhead b Sharpe8     
H Foxrun out7     
EP Spurwayb Coxhead1     
CFL Sweetc and b Fowler9     
H Bourdillonrun out1     
HJ Reednot out6     
W Reeddid not bat      
JA Winterdid not bat      
CE Winterdid not bat      
J Ebdendid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 2 lb)5
Total(5 wickets)73
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?
Will-o'-the-Wisp bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

The two unknown wickets were taken by Winter but the score does not say by which one
The score says Somerset won by five wickets but they did not score nearly enough runs to have won unless there is an error in the scores





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