Yorkshire Chess History

 

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1882: Ilkley v Leeds

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Played at Ilkley Liberal Club,

on the evening of Saturday, 07/10/1882,

over 9 boards, 2 games per board.

 

This was the first match in which the Leeds team was captained by Daniel Yarnton Mills.  It was a return match, the previous match, at Ilkley, havoing been won by Leeds.  The Leeds Mercury Weekly Supplement of 14/10/1882 gave the results as follows:

 

 

Ilkley

5‑12

Leeds

1

G Wainwright

1½‑½

D Y Mills

2

J Petty

0-2

E B Hussey

3

K Rooke

1-1

M Wright Jun.

4

W Critchley

0-2

T Eddison

5

J McKean

0-2

James Rayner

6

C W Shepard

½-½

J W Harland

7

W E Press

0-2

H P Sugden

8

W Mawson

0-2

R Henry

9

J Mawson

2-0

G Dobson

 

Full identities of the players are as follows:

 

Name as Reported

Club

Full(er) Name

D Y Mills

Leeds

Daniel Yarnton Mills

E B Hussey

Leeds

Edward Bishop Hussey

M Wright Jun.

Leeds

Murrell Wright, jun.

T Eddison

Leeds

Thomas Eddison

James Rayner

Leeds

James Rayner

J W Harland

Leeds

J Walter Harland

H P Sugden

Leeds

Harry Percival Sugden

R Henry

Leeds

 

G Dobson

Leeds

 

G Wainwright

Ilkley

George Edward Wainwright

J Petty

Ilkley

Joshua Petty

K Rooke

Ilkley

 

W Critchley

Ilkley

William Critchley (senior)

J McKean

Ilkley

 

C W Shepard [sic]

Ilkley

Charles William Shepherd

W E Press

Ilkley

William Edward Press

W Mawson

Ilkley

 

J Mawson

Ilkley

 

 

 

Created

24/04/2014

Stephen John Mann

Last Updated

24/04/2014