Cricket Matches in 1811

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date
venuegame
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days
15th AprWinchesterLoyal Winchester VolunteersTwyford Downother1
Hampshire Chronicle, 22 Apr. 1811
5th JunEleven VeteransEleven YouthsSaffron Waldenother1
Bury and Norwich Post, 12 Jun. 1811; The players 'form part of a club'
11th Jun(unknown)(unknown)Upper Dicker, Arlingtonother1
Sussex Advertiser, 3 Jun. 1811; Over-60s match
11th JunBrightonTwineham and CowfoldThe Level, Brightonother1
Star [London]. 14 Jun. 1811; Sussex Weekly Advertiser, 17 Jun. 1811; 24 Jun. 1811; Date as in the Star (14 Jun. in the Advertiser). Away side as in the Advertiser of 24 Jun. ('Cowfold' in the Star, and 'Cowfold and Twinham' in the Advertiser of 17 Jun.)
18th JunLeeds GravesendLeeds (Kent)other1scorecard
Kentish Gazette, 25 Jun. 1811; Buckley p 62
18th JunTwineham and Cowfold ClubBrightonOakendean Green, Cowfoldother1
Sussex Weekly Advertiser, 17 Jun. 1811; 24 Jun. 1811; Venue also 'Cowfold Green', and 'Oakenden Green'; home team also 'Cowfold and Twinham'; return match
25th Jun(unknown)(unknown)unknownother1
British Press, 28 Jun. 1811; Inquest on death of Jeremiah Halsford (or Hubsford) after a fight with - Smith following a dispute 'in a cricket match'
26th JunButler's Wood ClubWeyhill ClubStockbridge Race Plainother1
Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 24 Jun. 1811
26th JunEastryHerneEastryother1
Kentish Gazette, 12 Jul. 1811; 'Hearn'
29th JunEton CollegeBullingdon ClubEtonother2
Star [London], 8 Jul. 1811
29th JunMulbartonAshwelthorpeMulbarton Commonother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 6 Jul. 1811
JulGreenwich Hospital One-Armed PensionersGreenwich Hospital One-Legged PensionersMontpelier Ground, Walworthother3
Kentish Gazette, 23 Jul. 1811; Cheltenham Chronicle, 25 Jul. 1811; Nottingham Journal, 27 Jul. 1811; Days 1 and 2 not known; Day 3: 18 July (Gazette), 20 July (Chronicle), or 25 July (Journal)
JulWest FarleighBarmingWest Farleigh Chequersother1
Buckley, p 61
2nd JulAlresfordDroxford, Corhampton and ExtonTichborne Downother1
Hampshire Chronicle, 15 Jul. 1811
2nd JulCanterbury GarrisonGentlemen of KentGarrison Field, Canterburyother1
Kentish Gazette, 5 Jul. 1811
4th JulHerneEastryHerneother1
Kentish Gazette, 12 Jul. 1811; 'Hearn'
5th JulBiddendenWadhurstBiddendenother1
Kentish Chronicle, 9 Jul. 1811
6th JulSussexStorringtonHighdown Hill, near Worthingother1scorecard
S&B p 364; also in Bentley
8th JulB Aislabie's XIG Osbaldeston's XILord's New Middle Ground, St. John's Woodfc2scorecard (CA)
8th JulDroxford, Corhampton and ExtonAlresford ClubDroxford Parkother1
Hampshire Chronicle, 15 Jul. 1811; Hampshire Telegraph, 15 Jul. 1811; return match
8th JulEleven TannersEleven ShoemakersChalkwellother1
Kentish Gazette, 12 Jul. 1811
8th JulEmsworthPortseaEmsworthother1
Hampshire Telegraph, 15 Jul. 1811
11th JulBroadstairsRamsgateBroadstairsother1
Kentish Chronicle, 12 Jul. 1811
16th JulTwineham and Cowfold ClubBrightonOakendean Green, Cowfoldother1
Sussex Advertiser, 15 Jul. 1811
18th JulSwaffhamTerringtonSwaffham Race Groundother2
Bury and Norwich Post, 24 Jul. 1811; Norfolk Chronicle, 27 Jul. 1811
22nd JulBrightonTwineham and Cowfold ClubThe Level, Brightonother1
Sussex Advertiser, 15 Jul. 1811; return match
22nd JulDoverChathamDoverother1
Kentish Gazette, 16 Jul. 1811
22nd JulNorwich Second ClubNorwich Third ClubTown Close, Norwichother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 27 Jul. 1811
24th JulHerneCanterburyunknownother1
Kentish Chronicle, 26 Jul. 1811
25th JulLindfieldCuckfieldLindfield Commonother1
Sussex Advertiser, 29 Jul. 1811
25th JulNorth ShieldsSouth ShieldsPrestonother1scorecard
Buckley p 61
25th JulStorrington ClubGentlemen on the Coast between Shoreham Bridge and ChichesterHighdown Hill, near Worthingother2
Sussex Advertiser, 22 Jul. 1811
29th JulAldeburghHoltAldeburghother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 3 Aug. 1811; 'Aldborough'
29th JulCanterbury Herneunknownother1
Kentish Chronicle, 6 Aug. 1811; Herne 'did not…fulfil…their engagement'; return match
29th JulTerringtonSwaffhamTerringtonother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 27 Jul. 1811; 3 Aug. 1811; return match
30th JulCuckfieldLindfieldCuckfieldother1
Sussex Advertiser, 5 Aug. 1811; return match
30th JulWestminster School King's ScholarsWestminster School Town BoysTothill Fieldsother1
London Courier, 31 Jul. 1811; annual match
AugNorwich Aldeburghunknownother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 24 Aug. 1811; 'Aldbro'; 'will be played in a short time'
1st AugBeckley and NorthiamWadhurstBeckleyother1
Sussex Advertiser, 12 Aug. 1811
5th AugHoltAldeburghHoltother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 3 Aug. 1811; return match
8th AugGreenwich Hospital One-Armed PensionersGreenwich Hospital One-Legged PensionersMontpelier Ground, Walworthother3
Morning Post, 21 Aug. 1811; Northampton Mercury, 24 Aug. 1811l Days 1 and 2: 15 and 19 August; Montpelier 'Gardens'; return match
12th AugAmpthillLeighton BuzzardAmpthill Parkother1
Northampton Mercury, 10 Aug. 1811; 24 Aug. 1811; Buckley p 62
12th AugD West and T NorthJ Preston and R PrestonBullingdon Greensw3
Cricket History Single-Wicket match list; Oxford Herald, 17 Aug. 1811
12th AugPortsmouth and PortseaHorndean, Rowland's Castle, Compton and ClanfieldSouthsea Commonother2
Globe [London]. 20 Aug. 1811
14th AugBiddendenCranbrookBiddendenother1
Kentish Chronicle, 27 Aug. 1811
15th AugSouth ShieldsNorth Shieldsunknownother1
Buckley p 61; return match
15th AugSouth Shields(unknown)unknownother1
Buckley p 61
16th AugSheernessHooSheernessother1
Kentish Gazette, 23 Aug. 1811
19th AugDoverHytheDoverother1
Kentish Chronicle, 27 Aug. 1811; return match
19th AugJ Preston and R PrestonD West and T NorthBullingdon Greensw2
Cricket History Single-Wicket match list; Oxford Herald, 17 Aug. 1811; 24 Aug. 1811; return match
19th AugNorwich Old ClubNorwich United New ClubsTown Close, Norwichother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 24 Aug. 1811
20th AugCranbrookBiddendenCranbrookother1
Kentish Gazette, 27 Aug. 1811, return match
21st AugRamsgateSandwichRamsgateother1
Kentish Chronicle, 3 Sep. 1811
22nd AugHooSheernessHooother1
Kentish Gazette, 23 Aug. 1811
26th AugHorndean, Rowland's Castle and ClanfieldPortsmouth and PortseaBull's Copse, near Horndeanother1
Hampshire Telegraph, 26 Aug. 1811; return match
26th AugLeighton BuzzardAmpthillLeighton Buzzardother1
Northampton Mercury, 24 Aug. 1811; return match
26th AugStroud ClubDover ClubRoyal George Field, Rochesterother1
Kentish Gazette, 23 Aug. 1811
29th AugSandwichRamsgateSandwichother1
Kentish Chronicle, 3 Sep. 1811; return match
30th AugSt. John's Wood ClubDartford ClubLord's Cricket Groundother3
St. James's Chronicle, 3 Sep. 1811; 'Lord's Cricket-ground' ? i.e. Lord's New Middle Ground, St. John's Wood
Sep(unknown)(unknown)Walpoleother1
Suffolk Chronicle, 21 Sep. 1811 'a few days since…during a game of cricket', a dispute between the players John Thistleton (from Walpole) and Frusher (from Emneth) led to a fatal assault
3rd SepOxford MarriedOxford SingleBullingdon Greenother1
Star [London], 9 Sep. 1811; Oxford Herald, 7 Sep. 1811
9th SepKensell and SonsKnowles, Wilson and PikeCowley Marshsw1
Cricket History Single-Wicket match list; Oxford Herald, 14 Sep. 1811; 'Wllson' in Cricket History
10th SepDartford ClubKentLeeds Parkother3scorecard
Kentish Chronicle, 17 Sep. 1811; Buckley p 63
11th SepSaffron WaldenBishop's StortfordWalden Commonother2
St. James's Chronicle, 1 Oct. 1811
12th SepH Hampton's XIMr Spearing's XIMontpelier Ground, Walworthother1
Morning Post, 14 Sep. 1811; Globe [London], 14 Sep. 1811; Both sides were selected 'from…different clubs in Surrey'
12th SepSwaffhamDownham Marketunknownother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 21 Sep. 1811; 5 Oct. 1811; abandoned after the Swaffham side 'tore up the wickets' following a disputed decision in the Downham Market innings
13th SepSandwichIsle of ThanetBroadstairsother1
Kentish Chronicle, 17 Sep. 1811; third match
16th SepBishop's StortfordSaffron WaldenBishop's Stortfordother1
St. James's Chronicle, 1 Oct. 1811; return match
16th SepBishop's Sutton and RopleyWest Tisted and PrivettApple Downother1
Hampshire Telegraph, 30 Sep. 1811
16th SepHarewoodWetherbyHarewoodother1scorecard
Buckley p 64
16th SepPeterborough ClubThorney ClubPeterborough other1
Northampton Mercury. 21 Sep. 1811
16th SepThongham Down ClubSalisbury and DistrictLaverstock Downother1
Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 23 Sep. 1811
24th SepWest Tisted and PrivettBishop's Sutton and RopleyPrivett Commonother1
Hampshire Telegraph, 30 Sep. 1811; return match
30th SepHoltAldeburghHoltother1
Norfolk Chronicle, 28 Sep. 1811; 'Aldborough'; return match
2nd OctSurrey WomenHampshire WomenStrong's Field, Newington Greenother3
Sussex Advertiser, 14 Oct. 1811; Days 1 and 2: 3 and 7 October
7th OctSurrey WomenHampshire WomenStrong's Field, Newington Greensw1
Sussex Advertiser, 14 Oct. 1811; 'a single game'
12th OctPlaitford, Landford and HamptworthWellowPlaitfordother1
Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 21 Oct. 1811
17th OctPeterborough ClubThorney ClubPeterborough Race Groundother1
Northampton Mercury, 19 Oct. 1811; third match
26th OctNorthallerton Danby WiskeLazenbyother1
Leeds Mercury, 9 Nov. 1811; Danby 'Wisk'
5th NovNorthallerton MarriedNorthallerton SingleNorthallertonother1
York Herald, 9 Nov. 1811
7th NovPeterborough Thorneyunknownother1
Northampton Mercury, 2 Nov. 1811

Total of 81 matches

game type notes:
fc - first-class
sw - single wicket

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