Tunbridge Wells 1908 (1)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Atkins, Henry    2515 (43) 8 / 11 
Ward, William    2399 (35) 6.5 / 11 
Blackburne, Joseph    2427 (38) 6 / 11 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2386 (51) 6 / 11 
Lee, Francis    2360 (43) 6 / 11 
Palmer, Wilfred    2340 (42) 6 / 11 
Michell, Reginald    2371 (40) 5.5 / 11 
Sergeant, Edward    2293 (34) 5.5 / 11 
Shoosmith, Hector    2352 (45) 5 / 11 
Mackenzie, Arthur    2283 (39) 4.5 / 11 
Blake, Joseph    2340 (36) 4 / 11 
Lean, R.E.    2135 (64) 3 / 11 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 5th British Chess Federation Championship
Place: Tunbridge Wells
Start date: 10 Aug. 1908
End date: 22 Aug. 1908
 
Notes:
Gaige and Di Felice say this was the 5th British Chess Federation Tournament; Feenstra Kuiper, in Hundert Jahre Schachturniere (p.73), says it was the 9th, but corrects it in Hundert Jahre Schachzweikämpfe (p.102) to the 5th.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 112
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 73
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 102
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables II, page 310
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 305
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 467
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 250, 326
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 28, Sep. 1908, page 372

Tournament information updated: 5 May 2020