Steinitz, W. – Bird, H.E. 1862




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2548 (39) 8/16 
Bird, Henry    2515 (51) 8/16 
 
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London, England
Start date: May 1862
End date: 1862
 
Notes:
Not a formal match. This result comes from an account written by Bird in 1894, quoted by Harding: 'we had sixteen offhand games with even results'. Harding says the earliest of these must have been played in late May or early June 1862.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 37

Match page created: 30 Dec. 2020