Mason, Ja. – Blackburne, J.H. 1879




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Mason, James    2542 (39) 2/
Blackburne, Joseph    2593 (40) 1/
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London
Start date: 1879
End date: 1879
 
Notes:
By the date of the report in the Westminster Papers (1 Mar. 1879), the match must have taken place in Jan. or Feb. 1879.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 75
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 131
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 176
   Sunnucks, Encyclopaedia of Chess, page 310
Periodicals
   [WP], vol. 11, 1 Mar. 1879, page 231