London and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2293 (54) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2158 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2353 (38) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2097 (124) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2283 (53) 1 /
Hall, John    1940 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2305 (38) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2210 (92) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2313 (47) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2339 (53) 1 /
Gray, H.    2142 (140) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2047 (102) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2035 (82) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2166 (73) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1891 (151) 0.5 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: City of London Club - Yorkshire Chess Association Telephone Match
Place: London 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