Somerset v Surrey
County Match 1885
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 24th, 25th August 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 5 runs
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 92/3 (Radcliffe 49*, Sainsbury 11*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FW Bushc Trask b Challen8     
R Abelb Winter54     
HW Bainbridgelbw b Winter18     
JM Readc Challen b Roe35     
+WW Readb Bastard76     
EJ Diverb Radcliffe18     
*J Shuterb Bastard1     
GA Lohmannc Winter b Sainsbury14     
H Woodlbw b Roe10     
GG Jonesnot out27     
T Bowleyb Sainsbury17     
Extras(6 b, 8 lb)14
Total(all out, 147.3 overs)292
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-81, 3-87, 4-184, 5-219, 6-219, 7-226, 8-240, 9-253, 10-292 (147.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bastard50   27992--
Challen18   1531--
Roe36   15512--
Winter21   8362--
Radcliffe15   7201--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FA Leeston-Smithb Bowley7     
OG Radcliffec WW Read b Lohmann82     
JB Challenc Diver b Bowley0     
WN Roec Diver b Bowley19     
*E Sainsburyb Jones14     
HT Hewettb Abel23     
JE Traskc and b Abel0     
CE Winterb Jones7     
+FT Welmannot out8     
GEF Peakec Shuter b Lohmann0     
EW Bastardc Bainbridge b Lohmann0     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(all out, 104 overs)164
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-15, 3-47, 4-92, 5-128, 6-128, 7-148, 8-159, 9-159, 10-164 (104 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bush11   4290--
Bowley33   15503--
Jones34   23292--
Lohmann8   4213--
Abel18   8312--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
+FT Welmanc WW Read b Lohmann1     
FA Leeston-Smithc Diver b Lohmann19     
OG Radcliffec Abel b Lohmann6     
JB Challenc WW Read b Bush15     
WN Roec sub b Lohmann43     
*E Sainsburyb Jones1     
HT Hewettb Jones13     
JE Traskb Jones5     
CE Winterb Jones0     
GEF Peakeb Lohmann6     
EW Bastardnot out3     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(all out, 53.1 overs)123
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-17, 3-28, 4-52, 5-57, 6-77, 7-87, 8-87, 9-115, 10-123 (53.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bush11   4281--
Jones27   10484--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> GEF Peake made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GEF Peake made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> FT Welman (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> GA Lohmann reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Somerset second innings