Somerset v Essex
County Championship 1930
VenueClarence Park, Weston-super-Mare on 6th, 7th, 8th August 1930 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSomerset 4; Essex 4
UmpiresEF Field, JH King
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2No play

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Youngc Palmer b Smith23     
EF Longriggc Russell b Palmer7     
RA Inglec Morris b Smith5     
PHF Mermagenb Palmer9     
*JC Whitec Crawley b Smith5     
CCC Caseb Nichols9     
LC Hawkinsb Nichols9     
AW Wellardnot out55     
+AG Marshallc Hipkin b Palmer10     
JW Leenot out12     
GE Huntdid not bat      
Extras(13 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)18
Total(8 wickets, declared, 51 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-38, 3-45, 4-55, 5-59, 6-81, 7-86, 8-107
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols10   3252--
Smith16   2463--
Palmer16   4663--
O'Connor6   430--
Hipkin3   140--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LG Crawleynot out23     
DF Popenot out24     
JA Cutmoredid not bat      
J O'Connordid not bat      
MS Nicholsdid not bat      
CAG Russelldid not bat      
*HM Morrisdid not bat      
HJ Palmerdid not bat      
+JR Sheffielddid not bat      
AB Hipkindid not bat      
TPB Smithdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(no wicket, 24 overs)48
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard3   130--
Hunt2   120--
White7   2170--
Young6   440--
Lee2   160--
Mermagen2   0150--
Hawkins2   200--

--> PHF Mermagen made his debut in County Championship matches
--> PHF Mermagen made his debut in First-Class matches