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** Players and events that are newly added since the previous update
* Players and events whose information or references have been revised since the previous update

Update notes  

Players

 * Abrahams, J.  
** Adair, H.  
 * Allen, G. (1)  
** Allott, W.G.  
** Amos, R.  
 * Anderssen (offhand)  
** Anson, F.  
 * Ash, W.  
 * Askham, G.A.R.  
** Bailey, T.  
 * Balson, H.  
 * von Bardeleben, C.C.A.  
 * Barker, J.  
 * Barlow, E.  
 * Barraclough, E.  
 * Barton, J.W. (2)  
 * Battinson, G.A.  
 * Bays, G.H.  
 * Bennett, C.G.  
 * Bilbrough, A.  
 * von Bilguer, P.R.  
 * Billings, S.W.  
 * Birchall, C.  
 * Birdsall, J.A.  
 * Bisbey, J.L.  
** Blain, T.  
** Blakemore, J. (1)  
 * Bland, H.T.  
 * Bland, W.R.  
 * Blumich, R.M.  
** Bottomley, W.  
** Boyd, E.J.  
 * Braithwaite, W.  
 * Brevig, C.A.  
** Broadbent, T.  
 * Brook, C.L.  
** Brook, J. (2)  
** Brown (6)  
 * Brown, Frank  
 * Brown, I.M.  
 * Brown, T. (1)  
 * Brown, T. (2)  
** Brown, T. (3)  
 * Butterfield, H.  
** Butterfield, W.  
 * Camm, W.H.  
 * Carr-Smith, J.  
 * Carter, W. (1)  
 * Cassel, H.  
 * Chambers, J.D.  
 * Chandler, H.  
** Chandler, L.  
** Chapman, C. (1)  
** Charlesworth, G.  
** Charlesworth, J.  
 * Child, J. (1)  
** Clark (3)  
** Clay, G.  
 * Clay, H.  
 * Cliff, J.  
 * Coates, T.  
 * Cockayne, W.  
 * Cockin, S.M.  
 * Cocking, G.B.  
** Coldwell, B.  
 * Cole, H.G.  
 * Common, A.W.  
 * Common, W.  
 * Cooper, D.A.  
 * Cooper, R.O.  
** Crabtree  
 * Crakanthorp, S.  
 * Crake, J.  
 * Craven, J.  
** Crawshaw, G.  
** Critchley, W.  
 * Critchley, W.S.  
** Crossley, J.H.  
 * Cunningham, J.G.  
 * Cutler, G.O.  
 * Davy, Ha.  
 * Day, S.  
** Deacon, J.R.  
 * Dickens, J.S.  
** Dickenson, B.  
** Dobson, E.  
 * Dolan, T.M.  
 * Downs, J.J.  
 * Duke, E.H.  
 * Dyson, E.  
 * Eddison, T.  
** Edwards, D.  
 * Edwards, W. (1)  
 * Eggleston, W.J.  
** Eissengarthen  
** Elleray, J.  
 * Evans, E.  
 * Farrell, J.J.  
** Farrow, G.W.  
 * Ferrand, W.C.  
 * Field, T.W.  
 * Fieldsend, T.  
 * Fieldsend, W.  
 * Fish, J. (1)  
** Foster, B.H.  
 * Foster, J. (1)  
 * Fox, J. (1)  
 * Fox, W.W.  
 * Francis, E.  
 * Freeborough, E.  
 * Gaunt, E.  
 * Gibson, W.P.  
 * Gill, J. (1)  
 * Giltay, K.M.  
 * Glaser, H.  
** Gledhill, G.H.  
** Goodyear (1)  
** Goodyear, J.  
 * Green, A. (1)  
 * Greening, J.  
 * Gregson, R.  
 * Griffith, R.C.  
 * Groux, W.  
 * Guilliatt, H.  
 * Gunston, W.H.  
 * Guy, J.A.  
** Haigh, I.  
** Haigh, W.  
 * Hall, J.E.  
 * Hamel, F.J.  
 * Hamond, F.E.  
 * Hanson, C.  
** Hardman, J.  
 * Harland, J.W.  
 * Harris, W.G.  
 * Harrwitz, D.  
** Hartley, A.  
** Haste, W.  
 * Heaton, W.H.  
** Heitefuss, A.F.  
** Hepworth, G.  
 * Heselton, J.A.  
** Higgins, J.H.  
 * Himings  
** Hinchliffe, E.  
** Hinchliffe, H.  
 * Hives, C.W.  
 * Hobson, C.E.  
 * Hodgson, E.  
** Hogley, J.B.  
** Hogley, S.E.  
** Holland, G.H.  
** Honlon, W.  
 * Hood, B.M.  
 * Horwitz, B.  
** Houghton, A.  
 * Howell, A.  
** Howgate, L.  
** Hoyle, G.  
 * Hudson, J.G.  
 * Hudson, S.  
 * Hughes-Hughes, M.E.  
** Hunter, H.L.  
 * Hunter, W.W.  
 * Huntsman, A.E.F.F.  
 * Huntsman, E.J.  
 * Hussey, E.B.  
 * Iles, R.J.P.  
 * Illingworth, A.  
 * Ironside  
 * Irving, J.I.  
 * Jackson (1)  
 * Jackson, W.E.  
 * Jacobs, H.L.  
** Jessop, J.  
** Johnson, C. (3)  
** Jones, C.F.  
 * Knapton, C.D.  
** Knight, A.  
 * Knowles, F.  
 * Knowles, T.A.  
 * von der Lasa, T.  
 * Lear, H.W.  
 * Lewis, M.L.  
 * Lipschutz, S.  
** Liversedge, A.  
** Longsdon (1)  
 * Lord, J.  
 * Louis, A.  
 * Lumley, G.  
 * Maas, A.J.  
 * Mackenzie, A.J.  
 * Macmaster, R.M.  
 * Mallett, G.E.  
 * Marks, J.C.  
** Marshall, T.  
** Mason, J.B.  
** Maudsley, A.  
** Maudsley, W.  
 * McKean, J.  
 * McKinley, W.  
 * Menssing, G.A.  
 * Mercer, A.E.  
 * Mercer, H.  
 * Meredith, S.R.  
** Metcalfe, J. (1)  
** Meyer, H. (1)  
 * Meyer, H. (2)  
 * Michell, R.P.  
 * Millard, H.  
** Miller, C.  
 * Miller, W.J.C.  
 * Milligan, R.  
 * Mills, D. (1)  
 * Mills, D.Y.  
 * Mitchell, E.W.R.  
 * Moorhouse, Ja.  
 * Moorhouse, Jo.  
 * Morris, R.  
 * Muff, H.  
 * Muller, H. (1)  
 * Musgrave, E.  
 * Myers, J.  
 * Myers, W.C.  
 * Nachbar, N.  
 * Negyesy, G.  
 * Neumann, G.R.L.  
 * North, O.  
 * North, W.G.  
 * O'Hanlon, J.J.  
 * Oakes, M.  
 * Onions, G.F.  
 * Owen, A.H.  
** Padgett, A.C.  
 * Palitzsch, F.M.  
 * Parker, G.L.  
 * Parker, J. (1)  
 * Parker, J. (3)  
** Parker, T.  
** Parry, E.O.  
 * Pearce, J.  
 * Pemberton, C.  
 * Penny, W.H.  
 * Petty, J.  
** Petty, R.J.  
 * Pfau, R.  
 * Philip, R.H.  
 * Phillips, F.E.  
 * Pickard, T.J.  
** Pickering, P.J.  
** Pickering, W.  
 * Pilkington, R.  
 * Plate, W.  
** Plummer, G.  
 * Popert, W.M.  
** Pratt, E.  
 * Press, W.E.  
** Preston, W.  
 * Price, H. (1)  
** Priestman, H.B.  
 * Pulsford, E.  
** Ramsden, J.W.  
** Rawlins, A.  
** Raymond, J.  
 * Rayner, Ja.  
 * Rayner, Jo.  
 * Rea, W.  
 * Reaney, R.  
 * Reyner, J. (1)  
 * Richmond (1)  
 * Riemann, F.  
** Riemann, W.  
 * Roberton, J.P.  
** Roberts, G.  
** Robinson, S.  
 * Robinson, W.L.  
 * Roe, J.  
 * Rooke, K.  
 * Rose, G.V.  
 * Rosenthal, S.  
 * Rowley, A.B.  
** Rushforth, J.T.  
 * Sanderson, T.W.  
 * Sargent, J.  
** Scales, W.  
 * Schelfhout, C.J.  
 * Scholefield, W.R.  
 * Schott, G.A.  
 * Scott, R.H.V.  
** Scott, T.  
 * Scott, W. (2)  
** Sellar, J.  
** Senyard  
 * Seuffert, P.K.  
** Shalders, F.  
** Sharpe, W.J.  
 * Shaw, J.S.  
 * Shearer, J.  
** Shendler, R.  
** Shephard, J.  
 * Shepherd, C.W.  
 * Shepherd, F.C.  
 * Shepherd, J.R.  
** Shepherd, John  
** Sherwood  
 * Shories, G.F.W.  
 * Smith, G. (2)  
** Smith, S. (1)  
 * Smith, Sy.  
 * Smith, T. (3)  
** Smith, W. (3)  
** Smith, W. (4)  
** Snow, T.  
 * Spencer, T.  
 * Spenser, N.B.  
 * Stead, E.B.  
 * Stokoe, T.Y.  
 * Stringer, J.W.  
 * Sugden, H.P.  
 * Sutcliffe, J.  
 * Tate, T.W.  
** Taylor, E.B.  
 * Taylor, G.H. (1)  
 * Taylor, Ri.  
 * Taylor, S.  
 * Tetley, J.H.  
** Thomasson, R.  
** Thompson (3)  
 * Thompstone, E.  
 * Thorold, E.  
 * Thorold, M.E.  
** Thorpe, F.  
** Tickle, G.M.  
 * Tiptaft, W.T.  
** Tomlinson (2)  
 * Tomlinson, W.H.B.  
 * Toothill, F.  
 * Trickett, W.  
 * Trobach, A.  
 * Uber, H.B.  
 * Waddams, H.S.  
 * Wahltuch, V.L.  
 * Waight, H.H.  
 * Wainhouse, J.C.  
 * Wainwright, G.E.  
** Waite, J.  
 * Waite, W.T.  
 * Walker, E.J.  
 * Walker, J.C.  
** Walker, R.  
** Wallis, F.J. (1)  
 * Wallis, F.J. (2)  
** Wallis, F.J. (3)  
 * Walsh, E.  
** Ward, H. (2)  
 * Wardhaugh, C.  
 * Waterman, J.C.  
 * Watkinson, J.  
** Watson, A.J.  
** Welsh, F. (1)  
 * Werner, M.G.E.  
 * West, A.G.  
 * West, J.S.  
 * Whitaker, R.  
 * White, Ja.  
 * Whitley, P.  
 * Whittaker, J.  
** Wilkinson, J. (1)  
** Wilkinson, J.N.  
 * Williams, W.A.  
 * Wilson, A.C.J.  
 * Wilson, A.P.  
 * Wilson, C.M.  
 * Wilson, T.B.  
 * Wollman, J.  
** Wood, Al.  
 * Woodhead, J.  
 * Woollard, J.A.  
 * Worrall, G.  
 * Wright, M.  
 * Yates, F.D.  
 * Yates, T.S.  
** Yeardley, F.  
 * Young, J.W. (2)  
Events

Matches
 
**  Horwitz, B. - Popert, W.M. 1842    Hamburg
 *  Paulsen, L. - Neumann, G.R.L. 1864    Berlin
 *  Neumann, G.R.L. - Rosenthal, S. 1869    Paris
**  Anderssen (offhand) - Riemann, F. 1873 (1)    Breslau
**  Anderssen (offhand) - Riemann, F. 1873 (2)    Breslau
**  Anderssen (offhand) - Riemann, F. 1873 (3)    Breslau
**  Riemann, F. - Riemann, W. 1873    Breslau
 
Tournaments
 
**  Bradford 1863    Saltaire - Baildon Club Match
 *  Huddersfield and Sheffield 1864    Huddersfield - Sheffield Club Match
 *  Huddersfield 1869 (2)    Bradford - Wakefield Club Match
 *  Bradford 1872    Bradford - Halifax Club Match
 *  Bradford 1873 (1)    Bradford - Halifax Club Match
**  Bradford 1873 (2)    East Ward Central Liberal - Little Horton Liberal Club Match
 *  Leeds 1873    Leeds Club - Leeds Church Institute Match
**  Bradford 1874 (2)    Manningham Liberal - East Ward Liberal Club Match
**  Bradford 1874 (3)    Shipley Liberal - Manningham Liberal Club Match
**  Bradford 1874 (4)    East Ward Liberal - Shipley Liberal Club Match
**  Bradford 1874 (5)    East Ward Liberal - Shipley Liberal Club Match
**  Bradford 1874 (6)    Manningham Liberal - East Ward Liberal Club Match
**  Bradford 1874 (7)    East Ward Liberal - Shipley Liberal Club Match
 *  Leeds 1876    Leeds - Bradford Club Match
 *  Bradford 1876    Leeds - Bradford Club Match
 *  Grimsby 1877    Grimsby and District - Hull Club Match
 *  Leeds 1879    Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match
**  Manchester 1879    Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match
**  Rotherham 1879    Rotherham Chess Club - Rotherham Liberal Association Match
**  Doncaster 1879    Doncaster - Rotherham Match
**  Rawdon 1882 (1)    Rawdon - Ilkley Club Match
**  Rawdon 1882 (2)    Rawdon - Windhill Club Match
**  Leeds 1882 (1)    Leeds - Doncaster Club Match
**  Leeds 1882 (2)    Leeds - Rotherham Club Match
**  Ilkley 1882 (1)    Rawdon - Ilkley Club Match
**  Barnsley 1882    Barnsley - Doncaster Club Match
**  Rotherham 1882    Wesley College - Rotherham Club Match
**  Wakefield 1882    Dewsbury - Wakefield Club Match
**  Leeds 1882 (4)    Leeds - Hull Church Institute Club Match
**  Sheffield 1882 (1)    Wesley College - Penistone Club Match
**  Penistone 1882    Barnsley - Holmfirth Club Match
**  Sheffield 1882 (2)    Arundel Club - Rotherham Club Match
 *  Ilkley 1882 (2)    Leeds - Ilkley Club Match
 *  Leeds 1882 (5)    Leeds - Bradford Club Match
**  Leeds 1882 (6)    Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match
 *  Halifax 1882    Leeds - Halifax Club Match
**  Rawdon (?) 1882    Rawdon - Windhill Club Match
**  Leeds 1882 (7)    Leeds - Frizinghall Club Match
**  Leeds 1883 (2)    Leeds - Ilkley Club Match
**  Bradford 1884 (1)    Ilkley - Dewsbury Club Match
**  Leeds 1884 (1)    Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match
**  Bradford 1884 (2)    Leeds - Bradford Club Match
**  Leeds 1884 (2)    Leeds - Scarborough Club Match
**  Huddersfield 1884 (1)    Huddersfield - Holmfirth Club Match
**  Bradford 1884 (3)    Manningham Club - Ilkley Club Match
**  Dewsbury 1884    Dewsbury - Doncaster Club Match
**  Carlisle 1884    Bradford Exchange - Cumberland Chess Association Match
**  Huddersfield 1884 (2)    Huddersfield - Bradford Exchange Club Match
**  Penistone 1884    Sheffield and District - Huddersfield and Holmfirth Match
 *  Bradford and Wakefield 1884    Bradford - Wakefield Telephone Match
**  Bradford 1884 (4)    Bradford - Halifax Club Match
**  Llandudno 1886    Llandudno Tournament
**  Richmond 1912 (1)    British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match