Hereford 1885 (7)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Blackburne, Joseph    2639 (35) 8 / 10 
Schallopp, Emil    2552 (36) 7.5 / 10 
Bird, Henry    2509 (31) 7.5 / 10 
Mackenzie, George    2573 (31) 7 / 10 
Mason, James    2575 (36) 5.5 / 10 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2583 (33) 5.5 / 10 
Skipworth, Arthur    2287 (45) 3.5 / 10 
Thorold, Edmund    2339 (38) 3 / 10 
Pollock, William    2375 (32) 3 / 10 
Ranken, Charles    2244 (50) 3 / 10 
Owen, John    2330 (43) 1.5 / 10 
 
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Bird, Henry    2509 (31) 1 /
Schallopp, Emil    2552 (36) 1 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Master Tournament
Place: Hereford
Start date: 4 Aug. 1885
End date: 13 Aug. 1885
 
Notes:
Di Felice gives the second place play-off (1-1) between Bird and Schallopp, omitted by Gaige, Feenstra Kuiper, Reichhelm and La Grande Storia degli Scacchi.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 94
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 32
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 105
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 45
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 223
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 143
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 197, 319
   Skipworth, Counties' Chess Association, page 8
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Hereford 1885]

Tournament information updated: 5 May 2020