Bird, H.E. – Lord, J. 1874




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Bird, Henry    2511 (38) 7.5/10 
Lord, John    2328 (57) 2.5/10 
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London, England (?)
Start date: 1874
End date: 27 Apr. 1874
 
Notes:
The report in the Illustrated London News gives +4-0 for Bird and says the match was unfinished. Sergeant gives a final result of +7-2=1 for Bird, which comes from the Westminster Papers of June 1874 (p.20).
 
References
Books
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 163
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 64, 2 May 1874, page 426
   [WP], vol. 7, 1 June 1874, page 20

Match information updated: 31 Oct. 2013