SHEFFIELD Chess History

 

Contents:

Narrative Index

Yorkshire Home

 

Sheffield Home

Narrative

Organisations

Events

Games

People

Graves

Competitions

Trophies

Made in Sheffield

Miscellaneous

 

These articles provide a summary overview of the developments in organised chess in Sheffield, with links (once set up) to more-detailed articles on specific subjects.  (You can page to and fro through the articles with “previous” and “next” links.)

 

1) 1840 to 1846: No Chess Lasting Clubs in Sheffield

2) 1847 to 1883: Dominance of the Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club

3) 1883 to 1908: The Sheffield & District Chess Association Early Years

4) 1908 to 1925: Stewardship of Sheffield Chess Club

5) 1925 to 1939: The Sheffield & District Chess Association Revived

6) 1945 to 20nn: The Modern Era

 

 

Created

14/05/2012

Steve Mann

Last Updated

14/05/2014