London, England and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2297 (53) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2163 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2358 (37) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2117 (109) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2302 (52) 1 /
Hall, John    1943 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2310 (37) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2222 (91) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2316 (46) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2337 (52) 1 /
Gray, H.    2048 (117) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2069 (101) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2074 (79) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2168 (71) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1872 (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