London, England 1871 (2)




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Potter, William    2615 (53) 2 /
Shedlock, James    1517 (136) 0 /
  Potter, William gave odds of a rook
 
Beardsell, Thomas    2052 (84) 2 /
Brand, B.    0 /
  Beardsell, Thomas gave odds of pawn and two moves
 
Godfrey    1894 (117) 2 /
Smith, Thomas (1)    1894 (144) 0 /
  Smith, Thomas (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves
 
Down, Maurice    1653 (115) 2 /
Humphreys, E.E.    2016 (97) 1 /
  Humphreys, E.E. gave odds of a knight
 
Blackburne, Joseph    2566 (42) 2 /
Johns (1)    1806 (123) 0 /
  Blackburne, Joseph gave odds of a knight
 
Keates    2256 (76) 2 /
Blunt, Robert    1956 (87) 1 /
 
Manley    1958 (125) 2 /
Chambers (1)    1772 (135) 1 /
 
Frühling, G.C.    1514 (145) 2 /
Nash, T.    1404 (166) 1 /
 
Potter, William    2615 (53) 2 /
Beardsell, Thomas    2052 (84) 0 /
  Potter, William gave odds of pawn and two moves
 
Godfrey    1894 (117) 2 /
Down, Maurice    1653 (115) 0 /
  Godfrey gave odds of pawn and move
 
Blackburne, Joseph    2566 (42) 2.5 /
Keates    2256 (76) 1.5 /
  Blackburne, Joseph gave odds of pawn and two moves
 
Manley    1958 (125) 2 /
Frühling, G.C.    1514 (145) 0 /
 
Potter, William    2615 (53) 2 /
Godfrey    1894 (117) 0 /
  Potter, William gave odds of a knight
 
Blackburne, Joseph    2566 (42) 2 /
Manley    1958 (125) 1 /
  Blackburne, Joseph gave odds of a knight
 
Potter, William    2615 (53) 3 /
Blackburne, Joseph    2566 (42) 2 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: City of London Club Handicap - Section 2
Place: London, England
Start date: 22 Nov. 1870
End date: 9 June 1871
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 32
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 170
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 81, 511
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1691, 19 Feb. 1871, page 2
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1710, 2 July 1871, page 7
   [SoT], 31 Dec. 1870
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 32, 1 Dec. 1870, page 124
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 33, 1 Jan. 1871, page 139
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 34, 1 Feb. 1871, page 158
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 35, 1 Mar. 1871, page 172

Tournament information updated: 5 May 2020