Wisker, J. – Owen, J. 1872

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Wisker, John    2545 (38) 4/
Owen, John    2390 (46) 1/
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Hooton
Start date: Sep. 1872
End date: 1872
Feenstra Kuiper and Di Felice give the date as 1872 and location as London. La Grande Storia degli Scacchi gives 1871 and Cheshire. The Chess Player's Chronicle says it took place at Hooton Vicarage, Cheshire (Owen's home) and started in the first week of September 1872. Sergeant says that the match was left unfinished at that point.
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 54
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 19
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 160
   [CPC], vol. 3, Oct. 1872, page 154
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 Oct. 1872, page 81
   Sericano, C.  [I matches 1865/79]

Match information updated: 30 Sept. 2018