Two or three dogs were visible up the empty vista, but towards its river end
the passage of a string of mono-rail ears broke the stillness and the silence.
Along it they travel underneath from the sea to the land till the river ends
There was increasing evidence of variable bounce from the river end
, and England's fastest bowler made it count with one that leapt from just short of a length to run over Williamson's glove for caught-behind as he tried to drop his hands.
Luke Fletcher, bowling from the River End
, had Nick Selman caught behind by stand-in wicket keeper Rikki Wessels for 7.
Towards the river end
, a second ditch of similar proportions contained the mud-built Mersey Fort.
Trego applied the brakes with a miserly seven-over spell from the River End
which cost just seven runs, while the Overton brothers, Craig and Jamie, also impressed from the Pavilion End.
Moore and Horton began Lancashire's innings in confident fashion and none of the Somerset seamers could make an impression until Kartik was introduced from the River End
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Strauss lifted two sixes into the River end
stand, one of them off a free hit, in his 51 from 56 balls before he was caught and bowled off a leading edge.
The furious captain stood hand on hip at the river end
, delivering a prolonged death stare at Butt, who had also contributed to the dismissal by labouring through the first two runs.
Anderson was bowling from the southern Hennops River end
from which the bounce has been unpredictable for much of the match.
It leaves from the river end
of Station Road and is a low level relatively easy walk.