Essex today scraped to a lowly 20 in today's match in Chelmsford, but it's far from the lowest ever score - that dubious honour belongs to Northants.
12 Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire: Spa Ground, Gloucester 1907
13 Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire: Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1901
14 Surrey v Essex: County Ground, Chelmsford 1983
15 Hampshire v Warwickshire: Edgbaston, Birmingham 1922 (Hampshire won game)
16 Warwickshire v Kent: Angel Ground, Tonbridge 1913
20 Sussex v Yorkshire: The Circle, Hull 1922
20 Derbyshire v Yorkshire: Bramall Lane, Sheffield 1939
20 Essex v Lancashire: County Ground, Chelmsford 2013
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