London, England 1870 (1)




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
de Saint-Amant, Pierre    2321 (127) 1 /
Watts, John    2058 (87) 0 /
 
Alexander, Charles    1806 (200) 0.5 /
Rudderforth    1988 (101) 0.5 /
 
Belaieff, Alexander    2043 (187) 0 /
Potter, William    2596 (68) 1 /
 
Blumberg, Henry (1)    2044 (140) 2 /
Lamb, F.E.    2020 (130) 1 /
 
Duffy, Patrick    1947 (172) 0 /
Chappell, William    2219 (97) 1 /
 
Elam, Charles    1 /
Beardsell, Thomas    2031 (92) 0 /
 
Franklin, Selim    1999 (96) 2 /
Clarke, Robert    1768 (142) 1 /
 
Franklin, William    2144 (130) 0 /
Huckvale, James    2162 (90) 1 /
 
Harrison, H.L.    2076 (152) 3 /
Humphreys, E.E.    2021 (99) 1 /
 
Hewitt, Thomas    2055 (129) 0.5 /
Smith, Thomas (1)    1903 (145) 0.5 /
 
Lewis, Frederic    2276 (126) 2 /
van der Velde    2017 (118) 0 /
 
Löwe, Edward    2036 (113) 0.5 /
Burn, Amos    2441 (47) 1.5 /
 
Marett, Charles    2157 (94) 0.5 /
Cole, Alfred    2228 (86) 1.5 /
 
Mocatta, Abraham    2289 (86) 2 /
Gossip, George    2167 (63) 0 /
 
Murphy, Joseph    2190 (95) 0.5 /
Frankenstein, Edward    2187 (89) 1.5 /
 
Ormond, Richard    1994 (136) 1 /
Down, Henry    1995 (86) 0 /
 
Westropp    2131 (163) 1 /
Fenton, Richard    2253 (68) 0 /
 
Wisker, John    2507 (44) 1 /
Lord, John    2317 (65) 1 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: Westminster Club - City of London Club Match
Place: London, England
Start date: 26 July 1870
End date: 26 July 1870
 
Notes:
The Illustrated London News gives the result of Murphy-Frankenstein as +0-1=0 and the result of Wisker-Lord as +1-1=1, whereas the Westminster Papers, the Era, and Forster give Murphy-Frankenstein as +0-1=1 and Wisker-Lord as +1-1=0. I will accept the latter scores.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 29
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 122
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 32, no. 1661, 7 Aug. 1870, page 7
   [Fld], 30 July 1870
   [ILN], vol. 57, no. 1607, 6 Aug. 1870, page 155
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 28, 1 Aug. 1870, page 53

Tournament information updated: 5 May 2020