London, England 1870 (1)




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
de Saint-Amant, Pierre    2319 (128) 1 /
Watts, John    2035 (85) 0 /
 
Alexander, Charles    1813 (199) 0.5 /
Rudderforth, W.H.    2000 (97) 0.5 /
 
Belaieff, Alexander    2048 (186) 0 /
Potter, William    2592 (68) 1 /
 
Blumberg, Henry (1)    2042 (140) 2 /
Lamb, F.E.    2018 (130) 1 /
 
Duffy, Patrick    1953 (172) 0 /
Chappell, William    2236 (92) 1 /
 
Elam, Charles    1 /
Beardsell, Thomas    2010 (89) 0 /
 
Franklin, Selim    2013 (95) 2 /
Clarke, Robert    1809 (145) 1 /
 
Franklin, William    2143 (130) 0 /
Huckvale, James    2162 (90) 1 /
 
Harrison, H.L.    2125 (150) 3 /
Humphreys, E.E.    2079 (94) 1 /
 
Hewitt, Thomas    2040 (129) 0.5 /
Smith, Thomas (1)    1879 (144) 0.5 /
 
Lewis, Frederic    2298 (125) 2 /
van der Velde    2024 (119) 0 /
 
Löwe, Edward    2037 (112) 0.5 /
Burn, Amos    2441 (47) 1.5 /
 
Marett, Charles    2157 (94) 0.5 /
Cole, Alfred    2224 (86) 1.5 /
 
Mocatta, Abraham    2294 (86) 2 /
Gossip, George    2202 (61) 0 /
 
Murphy, Joseph    2197 (95) 0.5 /
Frankenstein, Edward    2204 (88) 1.5 /
 
Ormond, Richard    2000 (136) 1 /
Down, Henry    2004 (84) 0 /
 
Westropp    2139 (160) 1 /
Fenton, Richard    2268 (67) 0 /
 
Wisker, John    2508 (44) 1 /
Lord, John    2317 (64) 1 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: Westminster Club - City of London Club Match
Place: London, England
Start date: 26 July 1870
End date: 26 July 1870
 
Notes:
The Illustrated London News gives the result of Murphy-Frankenstein as +0-1=0 and the result of Wisker-Lord as +1-1=1, whereas the Westminster Papers, the Era, and Forster give Murphy-Frankenstein as +0-1=1 and Wisker-Lord as +1-1=0. I will accept the latter scores.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 29
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 122
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 32, no. 1661, 7 Aug. 1870, page 7
   [Fld], 30 July 1870
   [ILN], vol. 57, no. 1607, 6 Aug. 1870, page 155
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 28, 1 Aug. 1870, page 53

Tournament information updated: 5 May 2020