London, England 1878 (3)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Thorold, Edmund    2412 (42) 11.5 / 12 
Ranken, Charles    2235 (45) 7.5 / 12 
Ensor, F. Sidney    2324 (54) 7 / 12 
Jenkin, John    2300 (57) 7 / 12 
Fisher, Bernard    2237 (47) 6.5 / 12 
Minchin, James    2254 (40) 6.5 / 12 
Wayte, William    2358 (41) 6 / 11 
Barbier, Georges    2109 (66) 5.5 / 12 
Coker, John    2188 (44) 5.5 / 11 
Martin, William    2057 (46) 5 / 11 
Minchin, Charles    2121 (46) 2.5 / 11 
Beardsell, Thomas    2049 (60) 2 / 11 
Earnshaw, Samuel    1919 (81) 0.5 /
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I
Place: London, England
Start date: 29 July 1878
End date: 3 Aug. 1878
 
Notes:
According to Sergeant, there was also a handicap tournament, which was won by the automaton 'Mephisto' (directed by Gunsberg), ahead of Ensor, Col. Minchin and Maj. Martin, but no scores are given for that event.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 70
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 173
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 2, 1 Sep. 1878, page 210
   [HCM], vol. 6, Sep. 1878, page 335
   [ILN], vol. 73, 13 July 1878, page 47
   [ILN], vol. 73, 3 Aug. 1878, page 119
   [ILN], vol. 73, 10 Aug. 1878, page 143
Web
   Sarah.  [Chess Automatons]

Tournament information updated: 16 Jul. 2017