Australia tour of England, 1953 / Grounds

Bramall Lane, Sheffield Bramall Lane, Sheffield

Established 1855
Capacity 50000
Sat Jun 20 - Tue Jun 23 Yorkshire v Australians
Central Recreation Ground, Hastings Central Recreation Ground, Hastings

Wed Sep 2 - Fri Sep 4 South v Australians
  Christ Church College Ground, Oxford

Wed May 20 - Thu May 21 Oxford Uni v Australians
County Ground, Bristol County Ground, Bristol

Established 1889
Capacity 7000 (15,000 ODIs)
Wed Jul 1 - Fri Jul 3 Gloucs v Australians
County Ground, Hove County Ground, Hove

Established 1872
Capacity 4000
Wed Jun 3 - Fri Jun 5 Sussex v Australians
County Ground, New Road, Worcester County Ground, New Road, Worcester

Established 1899
Capacity 4500
Wed Apr 29 - Fri May 1 Worcs v Australians
County Ground, Northampton County Ground, Northampton

Established 1885
Capacity 6500
Sat Jul 4 - Mon Jul 6 Northants v Australians
  County Ground, Southampton

Established 1885
Capacity 7000
Sat Jun 6 - Mon Jun 8 Hampshire v Australians
County Ground, Taunton County Ground, Taunton

Established 1882
Capacity 6500
Sat Aug 22 - Tue Aug 25 Somerset v Australians
Edgbaston, Birmingham Edgbaston, Birmingham

Established 1882
Capacity 21,000
Wed Aug 5 - Fri Aug 7 Warwickshire v Australians
Fenner's, Cambridge Fenner's, Cambridge

Established 1848
Capacity Unknown
Wed May 13 - Thu May 14 Cambridge U v Australians
Grace Road, Leicester Grace Road, Leicester

Established 1878
Capacity 12000
Sat May 2 - Mon May 4 Leics v Australians
  Hawker's Sports Ground, Kingston-upon-Thames

Sat Sep 5 - Mon Sep 7 Comb Srvcs v Australians
Headingley, Leeds Headingley, Leeds

Established 1890
Capacity 17000
Thu Jul 23 - Tue Jul 28 4th Test - England v Australia
Kennington Oval, London Kennington Oval, London

Established 1845
Capacity 23500
Sat May 9 - Mon May 11 Surrey v Australians
Wed Jul 29 - Fri Jul 31 Surrey v Australians
Sat Aug 15 - Wed Aug 19 5th Test - England v Australia
Lord's, London Lord's, London

Established 1814
Capacity 30000
Sat May 16 - Tue May 19 M.C.C. v Australians
Thu Jun 25 - Tue Jun 30 2nd Test - England v Australia
Sat Jul 18 - Tue Jul 21 Middlesex v Australians
Wed Aug 26 - Fri Aug 28 Gents Eng v Australians
  Michelin Ground, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat May 23 - Mon May 25 Minor C v Australians
North Marine Road Ground, Scarborough North Marine Road Ground, Scarborough

Capacity 11,500
Wed Sep 9 - Fri Sep 11 Pearce's XI v Australians
Old Trafford, Manchester Old Trafford, Manchester

Established 1857
Capacity 19000
Wed May 27 - Fri May 29 Lancashire v Australians
Thu Jul 9 - Tue Jul 14 3rd Test - England v Australia
Sat Aug 8 - Tue Aug 11 Lancashire v Australians
Park Avenue Cricket Ground, Bradford Park Avenue Cricket Ground, Bradford

Established 1880
Capacity Formerly 25,000
Wed May 6 - Fri May 8 Yorkshire v Australians
  Queen's Park, Chesterfield

Established 1898
Capacity 7000 (previously 15,000)
Wed Jun 17 - Fri Jun 19 Derbyshire v Australians
  Southchurch Park, Southend-on-Sea

Capacity 6000
Wed Aug 12 - Thu Aug 13 Essex v Australians
St Helen's, Swansea St Helen's, Swansea

Established 1873
Capacity 4500 (approx)
Sat Aug 1 - Tue Aug 4 Glamorgan v Australians
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury

Established 1847
Capacity 15000
Sat Aug 29 - Tue Sep 1 Kent v Australians
Trent Bridge, Nottingham Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Established 1841
Capacity 15,350 (to be 17,000)
Sat May 30 - Mon Jun 1 Notts v Australians
Thu Jun 11 - Tue Jun 16 1st Test - England v Australia