London, England and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2299 (53) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2154 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2357 (37) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2115 (109) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2299 (52) 1 /
Hall, John    1939 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2308 (38) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2213 (92) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2315 (46) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2336 (52) 1 /
Gray, H.    2051 (116) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2053 (102) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2068 (79) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2166 (71) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1870 (153) 0.5 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: City of London Club - Yorkshire Chess Association Telephone Match
Place: London, England and Leeds
Start date: 18 Dec. 1897
End date: 18 Dec. 1897
 
Notes:
Di Felice has 'Ward, F.', 'Smith, Stephen Francis' and 'Kayzer' at this event. The Yorshire Post (20 Dec. 1897) has 'Seth Ward. Jun.', 'Dr. F.S. Smith' and both 'M. Keizer' and 'M. Kaizer'. These are clearly Seth Ward (jun.), Dr. Stephen Francis Smith, and Myer Kaizer, respectively.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 178
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 231
Periodicals
   [YP], 20 Dec. 1897

Tournament information updated: 31 Jul. 2016