Tunbridge Wells 1908 (1)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Atkins, Henry    2512 (43) 8 / 11 
Ward, William    2395 (35) 6.5 / 11 
Blackburne, Joseph    2423 (39) 6 / 11 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2384 (51) 6 / 11 
Lee, Francis    2357 (43) 6 / 11 
Palmer, Wilfred    2339 (42) 6 / 11 
Michell, Reginald    2368 (40) 5.5 / 11 
Sergeant, Edward    2289 (34) 5.5 / 11 
Shoosmith, Hector    2349 (45) 5 / 11 
Mackenzie, Arthur    2280 (39) 4.5 / 11 
Blake, Joseph    2337 (36) 4 / 11 
Lean, R.E.    2134 (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
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 250, 326
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 28, Sep. 1908, page 372

Tournament information updated: 16 Dec. 2018