London, England and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2289 (53) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2157 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2349 (37) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2108 (109) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2293 (52) 1 /
Hall, John    1936 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2301 (37) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2215 (91) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2308 (46) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2329 (52) 1 /
Gray, H.    2042 (116) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2061 (101) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2067 (79) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2160 (71) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1866 (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