Durham v Northumberland
Minor Counties Championship 1948
VenueRopery Lane, Chester-le-Street on 17th, 18th May 1948 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthumberland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthumberland won by 55 runs
PointsDurham 0; Northumberland 10
UmpiresH Cartwright, A Hardy
ScorersJ Appleby, AC Lowerson
Close of play day 1Durham (2) 13/2 (Townsend 7*, Thompson 1*)

Northumberland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CL Routledgeb Laidlaw24     
AD Cunninghamc Robson b Close14     
LF Townsendb Laidlaw17     
T Millerc Austin b Barker13     
D Kellyc Thompson b Laidlaw11     
*LE Liddellb Laidlaw4     
G Waltonlbw b Laidlaw14     
JS Oswaldb Barker17     
H Elsdonc Laidlaw b Barker2     
+HB Hendersonb Laidlaw5     
H Robsonnot out3     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 48.2 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-54, 3-55, 4-79, 5-79, 6-85, 7-114, 8-114, 9-116, 10-128 (48.2 ov)
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robson8   0240--
Close10   2221--
Owen4   070--
Barker10   0423--

Durham first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DCH Townsendb Oswald4     
H Taylorb Elsdon0     
G Thompsonc Walton b Robson47     
*RB Proudb Elsdon0     
S Robertsonc Miller b Townsend24     
JA Closelbw b Townsend3     
NW Owenlbw b Elsdon7     
WK Laidlawlbw b Oswald12     
WMM Robsonb Oswald7     
+AW Austinc and b Oswald2     
A Barkernot out1     
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 5 nb)12
Total(all out, 42 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-7, 3-9, 4-82, 5-87, 6-88, 7-100, 8-115, 9-118, 10-119 (42 ov)
Northumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Elsdon12   5263--
Oswald14   2454--
Robson9   0291--
Townsend7   272--

Northumberland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CL Routledgec Proud b Close11     
AD Cunninghamc Robson b Barker10     
LF Townsendc Barker b Robson0     
T Millerst Austin b Laidlaw5     
G Waltonb Laidlaw3     
*LE Liddellst Austin b Laidlaw61     
D Kellyb Laidlaw1     
JS Oswaldst Austin b Barker0     
H Elsdonb Laidlaw5     
+HB Hendersonc Owen b Laidlaw4     
H Robsonnot out0     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)6
Total(all out, 38.5 overs)106
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-12, 3-25, 4-31, 5-39, 6-41, 7-50, 8-88, 9-101, 10-106 (38.5 ov)
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robson6   1121--
Close6   431--
Owen8   2130--
Barker5   0362--

Durham second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DCH Townsendb Elsdon11     
H Taylorb Elsdon3     
WMM Robsonb Oswald1     
G Thompsonb Oswald3     
S Robertsonb Elsdon2     
*RB Proudb Elsdon7     
JA Closeb Elsdon10     
NW Owenc Townsend b Elsdon12     
WK Laidlawb Oswald4     
+AW Austinlbw b Elsdon1     
A Barkernot out3     
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 26.2 overs)60
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-8, 3-19, 4-21, 5-21, 6-35, 7-42, 8-47, 9-55, 10-60 (26.2 ov)
Northumberland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Oswald13   7183--

32 wickets fell on the first day - the match finishing at 12.05pm on the second day
Source: Durham CCC scorebook with thanks to Brian Hunt





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