Owen, J. – Gossip, G.H.D. 1874




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Owen, John    2417 (42) 3/
Gossip, George    2214 (48) 2/
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: England
Start date: 1874
End date: Oct. 1874
 
Notes:
Gossip called off the match at +2-1=2 for Owen, claiming illness. I don't know the location of the match. I give an end date of Oct. 1874 based on the date of the Illustrated London News report, though it could have ended earlier.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 84
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 163
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 4, Oct. 1874, page 154
   [ILN], vol. 65, 10 Oct. 1874, page 355