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Players

 * Anderssen (offhand)  
 * Andrews, F.H.  
 * Archdall, T.H.  
 * Arkwright, T.  
 * Arnold (1)  
 * Ascher, J.G.  
 * Avery, T.  
** Badams, A.  
** Badams, H.  
 * Balden  
 * Barber, G.  
 * Barnes, T.W.  
 * Barry, G. (1)  
 * Barry, G.F.  
 * Barry, S.  
 * Baucher, H.  
 * Baxter, C.R.  
** Baxter, J.D.  
** Beard, W.D.  
 * Belaieff, A.P.  
** Bell, G.R.  
 * Bellotti, L.  
 * Bennett, J.  
 * Bennett, J.H.  
 * Berger, J.N.  
 * Berry, W.  
 * Best, T.F.  
 * Biggs, F.  
 * von Bilow, L.I.  
 * Bird, H.E.  
 * Blackburne, J.H.  
 * Boden, S.S.  
 * Bodington, G.F.  
 * Bolt, W.  
 * Boorne, C.  
 * Braune, R.  
** Bree, C.R.  
 * Brien, R.B.  
 * Brightwell  
 * Brook, G.  
 * Brown, J.S.  
 * Brown, Jos.  
 * Brown, T. (1)  
 * Buncher, W.  
 * Burden, F.  
 * Burt, J.N. (1)  
 * Cadman, R.  
 * Calvi, I.  
 * Champion, C.P.  
 * Champion, J.J.  
 * Charleton, J.  
 * Charlick, H.  
 * Chaseray, C.E.  
 * Chevallier  
 * Chinnery, W.M.  
 * Clarke, Jo.W.  
 * Clay, W.  
** Cleland, J.S.  
 * Cockayne, B.  
 * Cockayne, W.  
 * Cocking, G.B.  
 * Collins, R.C.H.  
 * Congdon, J.A.  
 * Cooper (4)  
 * Cooper, D.A.  
 * Cordel, O.  
 * Cordner, E.J.  
 * Cotton, W.C.  
 * Cowdry  
 * Cronhelm, E.  
 * Crook, W.G.  
 * Davy, He.  
 * Day, S.  
** Devereux  
 * Devinck, F.J.  
 * Donaldson, Jo.  
 * Donisthorpe, W.  
 * Down, H.F.  
 * Drew, F.R.  
 * Duffy, P.T.  
** Duguid, J.R.  
 * Duncan, J.  
 * Dunlop, D.  
 * Dyson, E.  
 * Earnshaw, S.W.  
 * Eastwood, J.  
** Edmundson, D.  
** Eekhout, B.  
 * Eld, F.J.  
 * Elder, F.H.  
 * Eliason, C.  
 * Fawcett, J.A.  
 * Fedden, N.  
 * Fenton, R.H.F.  
 * Ferrand, W.C.  
 * Ferriere, R.E.  
 * Fieldsend, T.  
 * Fieldsend, W.  
 * Finlinson, J.H.S.  
 * Fonblanque, A.  
 * Foskett, P.  
 * Fraser, G.B.  
 * Freeman, J.  
 * Fry, H.A.  
 * Gamman, E.  
 * Gillam, J.F.  
 * Gloag, J.A.L.  
 * Gocher, J.  
 * Gover, W.S.  
** Grant, R.M.  
 * Graves, J.A.  
 * Green, S.J.  
 * Green, V.  
 * Green, W.C.  
 * Greenaway, F.E.  
 * Greening, J.  
 * Grimshaw, W.  
 * Halford, J.  
 * Halsey, E.W.  
 * Hammacher, E.  
 * Hampton, J.W.  
** Harrison, C.  
 * Haselden, H.  
 * Haycroft, H.J.  
 * Hazeltine, M.J.  
 * Henderson, J.  
 * Herbert (1)  
 * Heselton, J.A.  
 * Hewitt, T.  
 * Hibbins, W.  
 * Hicks, W.H.  
 * Highfield, S.  
 * Hill, D.  
 * Hill, F.S.  
 * Hill, H.S.  
 * Hill, J.A.  
 * Hirschfeld, P.  
 * Hodges, W.  
 * Holloway, A.  
 * Hollway, J.  
** Holt, C.G.  
 * Horner, W. (1)  
 * Howe, H.A.  
 * Ingleby, C.M.  
 * Isaacs, H.M.  
 * Jackson, G.E.  
 * Jellett, J.I.  
 * Jolly, T.  
 * Kempson, S.G.  
 * Kindell, C. (1)  
 * Kleczynski, J.  
 * Knight, G.C.L.  
 * Knox, J.W.  
 * Laroche, J.A.  
 * Latham, T.S.  
 * Lindsay, D.  
 * Lloyd (3)  
** Lock, C.S.  
 * Long, T.  
 * Lowenthal, J.J.  
** Lyall, D.  
 * Lyttelton, G.W.  
 * Mann, H.  
 * Marchetti, C.  
 * Marsden, D.  
 * Maude, G.  
 * Maurice (1)  
 * Mayall, M.J.  
 * McArthur, G.  
 * McLean, J.D.  
 * Meeker, W.P.  
 * Metcalfe, T.J.  
 * Milligan, R.  
 * Mocatta, A.  
** Moffat, R.S.  
 * Mongredien, A. (2)  
 * Montgomery, H.C.  
 * Moorhouse, Jo.  
 * Mort, H.L.  
 * Mortimer, J.  
 * Murray, W.F.  
 * Myers, J.W.  
 * Myers, W.C.  
 * Newham, S.  
 * Nicholson, E.W.B.  
 * Nicholson, J.S.  
 * Nicholson, Ja.  
 * Ormond, R.  
 * Owen, J.  
 * Parratt, W.  
 * Patullo, G.A.  
 * Pearson, H.W.  
 * Pfau, R.  
 * Pierpoint, E.P.  
 * Pigott, A.S.  
 * Pinedo, J.  
 * Pope, E.  
 * Posse  
 * Puller, A.G.  
 * Punshon, R.  
 * Rainger, F.G.  
 * Reaney, R.  
 * Reeves, H.A.  
 * Reichhelm, G.C.  
 * Reunert, J.  
 * Rhodes, J.  
 * Rimington Wilson, J.W.  
 * Roberton, J.P.  
 * Robertson, H.J.  
 * Robey, J.  
 * Robinson, J.R.  
 * Robinson, W.L.  
 * Ross, A.  
 * Rossell, H.A.  
 * Rowley, A.C.  
 * Runchunder, K.  
 * Salmon, G.  
 * Salter, D.M.  
 * Sandeman, P.  
 * Sanderson, E.  
 * Savile, P.Y.  
 * von Schmidt, E.A.  
 * Schnitzler, G.  
 * Schultz, C.F.  
 * Schultz, G.  
 * Scott, A. (1)  
** Scott, James  
 * Scott, P.  
 * Scott, W. (2)  
** Selkirk, G.H.  
 * Semple, T.  
 * Seni, P.  
 * Senior, W.  
** Shaw (2)  
 * Shaw, W.  
 * Shumov, I.S.  
 * Sich, A.  
 * Sime, D.  
 * Skipworth, A.B.  
 * Slous, F.L.  
 * Smith, J.L.  
 * Smith, Sy.  
 * Smith, W.R.  
 * Sparke, M.  
 * Specht, H.  
 * Sprega, L.  
 * Staddon, J.H.  
 * Steinitz, W.  
 * Stephens, A.  
 * Stewart, H.C.  
 * Stoate, R.T.  
 * Stokoe, T.Y.  
 * Stone, J.B.  
 * Strode, N.W.J.  
 * Sutton, G.F.  
** Sylvester, J.  
 * Taylor, G.H. (1)  
 * Taylor, J.O.H.  
 * Thomson, W.  
 * Thorold, E.  
 * Thorold, M.E.  
 * Thorold, Ms. E.M.  
 * Thurgar, A.H.  
** Thurtell  
 * Tilly, J.S.  
 * Tomlinson, C.  
 * Tomlinson, W.H.B.  
 * Tonetti, G.  
 * Trelawney, J.S.  
 * Trickett, W.  
 * Urusov, S.S.  
 * de Vere, C.V.  
 * Vulliamy, A.F.  
 * Walker, E.  
 * Wallace, A.  
 * Ward, S. (1)  
** Warner, F.H.  
 * Warner, J.C.  
 * Warren, E.P.  
 * Watkinson, J.  
 * Wells, F.  
 * Westropp  
 * White, Ja.  
 * White, John  
 * Wilkinson, F. (1)  
 * Wilkinson, F. (2)  
 * Wilson, W.J.  
 * Winterbottom, D.  
 * Wisker, J.  
 * Wood, John (2)  
** Woodward  
 * Wormald, R.B.  
 * Wyvill, M.  
 * Yarranton, T.C.  
 * Young, H.T.  
 * Young, J.W. (2)  
 * Zachary, F.D.  
Events

Matches
 
 *  Runchunder, K. - Green, V. 1858    Bombay
 *  Runchunder, K. - Green, V. 1859    India
 *  Paulsen, L. - Neumann, G.R.L. 1864    Berlin
 *  Jellett, J.I. - Montgomery, H.C. 1864    Philadelphia
 *  Reichhelm, G.C. - Montgomery, H.C. 1864    Philadelphia
 *  Reichhelm, G.C. - Montgomery, H.C. 1865    Philadelphia
 *  Steinitz, W. - Robey, J. 1865    London
 *  Steinitz, W. - de Vere, C.V. 1866    London
**  Stewart, H.C. - Foskett, P. 1866    Brighton
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Gamman, E. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Pigott, A.S. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Holloway, A. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Newenham 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Fenton, R.H.F. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Selkirk, G.H. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Burt, J.N. (1) 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Cleland, J.S. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Hibbins, W. 1866    Bristol
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Pryor, W.S. 1866    Bristol
 *  Urusov, S.S. - Hirschfeld, P. 1866    Moscow
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Reichhelm, G.C. 1866    New York
**  Reichhelm, G.C. - Jellett, J.I. 1866    Philadelphia
**  Crook, W.G. - Bell, G.R. 1866    Norwich, Norfolk
**  Blackburne, J.H. - Beard, W.D. 1866    Norwich, Norfolk
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Beard, W.D. 1866    Norwich, Norfolk
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Taylor, J.O.H. 1866 (1)    Norwich, Norfolk
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Taylor, J.O.H. 1866 (2)    Norwich, Norfolk
**  Lowenthal, J.J. - Owen, J. 1866    London
**  Watkinson, J. - Skipworth, A.B. 1866 (1)    Huddersfield
**  Watkinson, J. - Skipworth, A.B. 1866 (2)    Huddersfield
**  Anderssen (offhand) - Bird, H.E. 1866    London
**  C-, H. - Hall, A. 1866 (1)    aboard ship, Long Island Sound
**  C-, H. - Hall, A. 1866 (2)    U.S.A.
**  C-, H. - Hall, A. 1866 (3)    U.S.A.
 *  Steinitz, W. - Anderssen, K.E.A. 1866    London
 *  Maurian, C.A. - Thompson, J. (1) 1866    New York
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Maurian, C.A. 1866    New York
**  Mayall, M.J. - Foskett, P. 1866    Brighton
 *  Steinitz, W. - Bird, H.E. 1866    London
 *  Steinitz, W. - Fraser, G.B. 1867 (1)    Dundee
 
Tournaments
 
 *  London 1862 (2)    Saint James' Club Handicap Tournament
**  Hong Kong 1865    Phoenix Club Challenge Cup Tournament
**  Dubuque 1865    Dubuque Club Tournament
**  Montreal and Quebec 1865    Montreal - Quebec Telegraphic Match
 *  Birmingham 1865    Birmingham Club Tournament
**  North Shields 1866    Newcastle - Tynemouth Club Match
**  Newcastle 1866 (1)    Newcastle - Tynemouth Club Match
 *  New York 1866    New York Club Tournament
**  London and Bristol 1866    St. George's Club - Bristol and Bath Clubs Telegraphic Match
 *  Worcester 1866    Birmingham - Worcester Club Match
 *  Newcastle 1866 (2)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament A
 *  Newcastle 1866 (3)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B1
 *  Newcastle 1866 (4)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B2
 *  Newcastle 1866 (5)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament C
 *  Newcastle 1866 (6)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament D
 *  Glasgow and Dundee 1866    Dundee - Glasgow Club Match
**  Birmingham 1866 (1)    Birmingham - Worcester Club Match
 *  Leeds 1866 (1)    West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 1
 *  Leeds 1866 (2)    West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 2
 *  Leeds 1866 (3)    West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 3
**  Ipswich 1866    Colchester - Ipswich Club Match
**  Sheffield 1866 (1)    Sheffield Athenaeum Club Handicap
 *  London 1866 (1)    1st British Chess Association Challenge Cup
 *  Redcar 1866 (1)    North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 1st Class Tournament
 *  Redcar 1866 (2)    North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 2nd Class Tournament
 *  London 1866 (2)    British Chess Association Handicap Tournament
 *  Wolverhampton 1866    Wolverhampton - Stourbridge Club Match
**  Birmingham 1866 (2)    Birmingham Club Tournament
**  Sheffield 1866 (2)    Sheffield Athenaeum Club Handicap
 *  Ipswich 1873 (1)    East Anglian Chess Tournament - Class I
 *  Ipswich 1873 (2)    East Anglian Chess Tournament - Class II, Section I
 *  Ipswich 1873 (3)    East Anglian Chess Tournament - Class II, Section II
 *  Ipswich 1873 (4)    East Anglian Chess Tournament - Class II playoff for 3rd
 *  Ipswich 1873 (5)    East Anglian Chess Tournament - Class III
 *  London 1886 (7)    2nd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship Tourney
**  London 1886 (8)    British Chess Club Triangular Tournament
 *  London 1896 (6)    Simpson's Divan Tournament