Cricket at Lords Game
by Chad Valley - 1940's Era.
"A Real Action Cricket Game For Your Table."
Great Vintage Game - Rare Edition With Small Box - Possibly the Original Edition.
Includes Some Extra Pieces.
A Game For 2 or More Players.
The Principles and Rules of the Game Follow as Closely as Possible Those of the Real Game,and Incorporates the Skill of Bowling i.e.Altering the Speed,Pitch and Direction of the Ball.
Make Scoring Hits All Round the Wicket and the Strategic Placing of Fielders.
The Game Can Be Played on a Table or on the Floor.
The Ball is Bowled by Placing it in the Bowlers Hand(Metal Ring) and Holding it Between Thumb and Forefinger,Drawing Back the Bowlers Arm Until it is Horizontal With the Ground,When the Arm is Released; The Difference in Flight and Speed Depend on the Amount the Arm is Drawn Back.
Fielders Are Then Placed.
To Bat - Hold the Bat Handle Between Thumb and Forefinger,and Keeping the Elbow of the Batting Arm on the Table or Floor - Try to Hit the Ball.
Score as in the Real Thing and Mark Out the Boundaries.
The Scoreboard Keeps the Score Just Like the Real Thing.
Players Can Incorporate Further Rules Eg Changing Ends etc.
3 Sets of Stumps.
1 Scoreboard With Numbers and Wooden Stand Pieces.
Rules Are Printed on Inner Box Lid.
The Bowlers,Bats and the Bases Are All Made of Wood.
The Bowlers Are in Very Good Condition - Look Great and Work Well.
The Fielders Are All in Good Condition - Light Wear.
The Wooden Ball is Original.
The Scoreboard,Wooden Blocks and the Numbers Are in Good Order.
The Bats Are in Good Order.
The Box Base Has One Split Corner and Side,Scuffing,Wear,a Label and Discolour.
The Lid Has Split Corner's and Sides,Scuffing,Mark's and Tear's.
The Box is Tatty!!
The Small Contents Box Only Housed the Small Pieces as the Bowlers and Fielders Would Not Fit in the Box - Possibly Original Before the Game Was Produced All in One Box.
One For The Cricketer or Game Collector!
Bring Back Those Childhood Memories With This Classic Game - Re-Live Your Youth!!
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