London, England and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2294 (53) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2153 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2355 (37) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2113 (109) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2296 (52) 1 /
Hall, John    1938 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2307 (38) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2211 (92) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2314 (46) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2335 (52) 1 /
Gray, H.    2045 (117) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2063 (101) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2068 (79) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2165 (71) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1868 (153) 0.5 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: City of London Club - Yorkshire Chess Association Telephone Match
Place: London, England and Leeds
Start date: 18 Dec. 1897
End date: 18 Dec. 1897
 
Notes:
Di Felice has 'Ward, F.', 'Smith, Stephen Francis' and 'Kayzer' at this event. The Yorshire Post (20 Dec. 1897) has 'Seth Ward. Jun.', 'Dr. F.S. Smith' and both 'M. Keizer' and 'M. Kaizer'. These are clearly Seth Ward (jun.), Dr. Stephen Francis Smith, and Myer Kaizer, respectively.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 178
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 231
Periodicals
   [YP], 20 Dec. 1897

Tournament information updated: 31 Jul. 2016