Williams, E. (1) – Buckle, H.T. 1850

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Williams, Elijah    2507 (47) 3/
Buckle, Henry    2504 (53) 1/
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London
Start date: 1850
End date: 1850
According to the Chess Player's Chronicle (Apr. 1856, p.127) this match was played in 1850 and Williams was leading +3-1 but the match was never finished. Hilbert (p.86) says that Bachman dates the match to 1847.
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 86, 125
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 448
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 83
   [CPC], vol. 4, Apr. 1856, page 127
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [The Telegraph, the Velocipede, and the Bristol Sloth, Part One], page 4

Match information updated: 14 Sept. 2015