Gloucestershire v Lancashire
County Match 1883
VenueClifton College Close Ground, Clifton on 27th, 28th, 29th August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 6 wickets
UmpiresG Panter, J Rowbotham
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 323/8 (Gilbert 28*, Painter 8*)
Close of play day 2Lancashire (2) 90/5 (Robinson 28*, Payne 3*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec and b Taylor112     
EM Gracec Crossland b Barlow8     
+WO Moberlyb Barlow0     
WWF Pullenc Pilling b Barlow11     
J Cranstonrun out127     
F Townsendb Crossland1     
HV Pageb Barlow16     
WR Gilbertnot out28     
WO Vizardb Crossland6     
JR Painterb Crossland9     
WA Woofb Crossland0     
Extras(3 b, 3 lb)6
Total(all out, 179.2 overs)324
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-27, 3-75, 4-201, 5-223, 6-266, 7-283, 8-308, 9-324, 10-324 (179.2 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barlow71   261084--
Watson40   18530--
Nash13   5290--
Taylor7   1261--
Briggs11   5220--

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyb Woof0     
RG Barlowlbw b Townsend30     
F Taylorb WG Grace5     
J Briggsc EM Grace b Gilbert28     
WH Robinsonrun out10     
VPFA Royleb Woof22     
JH Paynerun out4     
A Watsonc Moberly b Gilbert22     
J Crosslandb Woof16     
+R Pillingnot out46     
G Nashc Painter b Gilbert2     
Extras(4 lb, 1 w)5
Total(all out, 101.1 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-12, 3-50, 4-68, 5-81, 6-92, 7-109, 8-127, 9-177, 10-190 (101.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof34   16523--
WG Grace25   3611--
Townsend17   2511--
Page4   140--

Lancashire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyc Vizard b Woof19     
RG Barlowc and b Woof10     
F Taylorb Woof0     
J Briggsb Woof18     
WH Robinsonlbw b Page90     
VPFA Roylec and b Page3     
JH Paynelbw b WG Grace15     
A Watsonnot out26     
J Crosslandc Gilbert b Page1     
+R Pillingc Pullen b WG Grace18     
G Nashlbw b WG Grace0     
Extras(13 b)13
Total(all out, 114 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-36, 3-45, 4-60, 5-67, 6-146, 7-181, 8-185, 9-212, 10-213 (114 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof46   22564--
WG Grace31   8693--
Gilbert8   2160--
Page27   5583--
Painter2   110--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Nash b Watson28     
EM Gracec Taylor b Barlow5     
+WO Moberlyb Barlow3     
WWF Pullenc Briggs b Nash35     
J Cranstonnot out7     
WR Gilbertnot out0     
F Townsenddid not bat      
HV Pagedid not bat      
WO Vizarddid not bat      
JR Painterdid not bat      
WA Woofdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(4 wickets, 48.3 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-19, 3-51, 4-77
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barlow22   12352--
Watson16   7221--
Crossland9   3140--

--> JH Payne made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> J Cranston (1) passed his previous highest score of 67 in First-Class matches
--> J Cranston (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> VPFA Royle (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> WA Woof reached 200 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Lancashire first innings
--> RG Barlow reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings