London, England and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2291 (54) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2158 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2352 (38) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2113 (116) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2283 (53) 1 /
Hall, John    1940 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2304 (38) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2210 (92) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2311 (47) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2331 (53) 1 /
Gray, H.    2045 (117) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2047 (102) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2038 (81) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2154 (73) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1887 (151) 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