Janssens, F.G. – Kenny, C. 1856 (1)




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Janssens, Franciscus    2405 (40) 17.5/29 
Kenny, Charles    2334 (39) 11.5/29 
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London, England
Start date: 1855
End date: Jan. 1856
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Chronicle (Feb. 1856, p.61) gives the result of the 'long pending' match saying it finished 'since our last impression' and so in Jan. 1856. The Mar. 1855 issue reported that the match had started. The 28 Jan. 1855 issue of the Era announced that the match had been arranged.
 
References
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, Mar. 1855, page 95, 104
   [CPC], vol. 4, Jan. 1856, page 24
   [CPC], vol. 4, Feb. 1856, page 61
   [Era], vol. 17, 28 Jan. 1855, page 7
Web
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

Match information updated: 28 Apr. 2014