London and Leeds 1897




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Smith, Stephen    2291 (54) 0.5 /
Rayner, James    2146 (101) 0.5 /
 
Jacobs, Herbert    2351 (38) 0.5 /
Atkinson, Walter    2096 (124) 0.5 /
 
Physick, Thomas    2281 (53) 1 /
Hall, John    1942 (87) 0 /
 
Trenchard, Herbert    2304 (38) 0.5 /
Wildman, Frank    2211 (92) 0.5 /
 
Cole, Henry    2311 (47) 1 /
Clifford, Percy    0 /
 
Ward, William    2338 (53) 1 /
Gray, H.    2142 (140) 0 /
 
Kaizer, Myer    2049 (102) 0.5 /
Woollard, Joseph    2036 (82) 0.5 /
 
Tietjen, Arthur    2166 (73) 0.5 /
Ward, Seth (2)    1903 (151) 0.5 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: City of London Club - Yorkshire Chess Association Telephone Match
Place: London 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