London 1900 (1)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Teichmann, Richard    2534 (42) 9.5 / 12 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2478 (45) 9 / 12 
Mason, James    2420 (34) 9 / 12 
Ward, William    2399 (39) 8.5 / 12 
van Vliet, Louis    2422 (50) 8 / 12 
Blackburne, Joseph    2507 (40) 7.5 / 12 
Lawrence, Thomas    2364 (47) 6 / 12 
Lee, Francis    2363 (38) 5 / 12 
Loman, Rudolf    2317 (40) 4.5 / 12 
Tietjen, Arthur    2195 (60) 4 / 12 
Jones, Edward O.    2268 (42) 3.5 / 12 
Physick, Thomas    2239 (55) 2 / 12 
Passmore, Samuel    2229 (50) 1.5 / 12 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: City of London Club Invitation Tournament
Place: London
Start date: 5 Apr. 1900
End date: 5 May 1900
 
Notes:
Gaige, Di Felice and Harding give dates as 5 Apr. - 5 May 1900; Hilbert (in his book on Napier) says it was played in April and May 1900; Sergeant and the web page on Passmore by Robert H. Jones give dates as 5 May - 5 June 1900. The 12 May 1900 issue of the Illustrated London News (p.648) confirms that it was completed on 5 May 1900.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 199
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 50
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 139
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 304
   Hilbert, Napier, page 91
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 237, 321
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 116, 12 May 1900, page 648
Web
   Jones, Robert H.  [No 7 Samuel Passmore]
   Sericano, C.  [London 1900]

Tournament information updated: 16 Jul. 2017