Yorkshire Chess History

 

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1893: Leeds v Halifax

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Played at Leeds Chess Club,

on Saturday, 04/11/1893,

over 7 boards, 1 game per board.

 

This match was reported in the Leeds Mercury Weekly Supplement of Saturday, 11/11/1893, where it was pointed out that Leeds were significantly below full strength due to unavailability of some players.

 

Leeds

3-4

Halifax

J Parker

0-1

A W Common

F P Wildman

0@1

S M Cockin

T Y Stokoe

½-½

H H Waight

F C Howell

1-0

W Common

E H Lownds

½@½

J R Farrar

J Moorhouse

0-1

J B Allison

J Harrison

1-0

W H Allen

@ denotes unfinished games adjudicated

by William Rea (Wakefield) and Joseph Woollard (Bradford).

 

Identities of players would appear to be as follows:

 

W H Allen

Halifax

 

J B Allison

Halifax

 

S M Cockin

Halifax

Samuel Moulding Cockin

A W Common

Halifax

Arthur Welsh Common

W Common

Halifax

Arthur Welsh Common

J R Farrar

Halifax

Farrar

J Harrison

Leeds

Harrison

F C Howell

Leeds

Frederick Cecil Howell

E H Lownds

Leeds

Lownds

J Moorhouse

Leeds

James Moorhouse

J Parker

Leeds

Parker

T Y Stokoe

Leeds

Thomas Young Stokoe

H H Waight

Halifax

Henry Hoyer Waight

F P Wildman

Leeds

Frank Preston Wildman

 

 

Created

02/06/2014

Stephen John Mann

Last Updated

02/06/2014