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1896, November: Blackburne in Yorkshire

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Joseph Henry Blackburne had visited Sheffield and Huddersfield in February 1896.  In November he visited York, Scarborough, Hull and Leeds, with the following results:

 

Location

Type of Event

Played

Won

Drew

Lost

York

simultaneous display (sighted)

30

18

11

1

Scarborough

simultaneous display (sighted)

25

20

5

0

Hull

simultaneous display (sighted)

22

17

3

2

Hull

blindfold simultaneous display

7

3

3

1

Leeds

simultaneous display (sighted)

24

12

11

1

 

Blackburne’s blindfold loss at Hull was to Robert Harris Philip.

 

 

Created

31/08/2013

Stephen John Mann

Last Updated

31/08/2013