London, England 1927 (6)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Menchik, Vera    2212 (39) 10.5 / 11 
Beskow, Katerina    2053 (69) 9 / 11 
Wolf-Kalmar, Paula    1923 (65) 7 / 11 
Holloway, Edith    1914 (41) 6 / 11 
Michell, Edith    1845 (57) 6 / 11 
Price, Edith    1925 (56) 5.5 / 11 
Harum, Gisela    1778 (80) 4.5 / 11 
Hutchison-Stirling, Florence    1702 (59) 4 / 11 
Frigard, Jeanne    1706 (89) 3.5 / 11 
Lawson, Agnes    1834 (52) 3.5 / 11 
Synnevaag, Ms. S.    1706 (89) 3.5 / 11 
Daunke, Fraulein M.    1667 (82) 3 / 11 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 1st Women's World Championship
Place: London, England
Start date: 18 July 1927
End date: 30 July 1927
 
Notes:
This was part of the British Chess Federation Congress. It was only retroactively designated as a Women's World Championship tournament.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 232
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables IV, page 760
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 278
   Tanner, Vera Menchik, page 222

Tournament information updated: 30 Dec. 2020