Yorkshire Chess History

 

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In the column headings, “White” denotes first player to move, which in some early games was actually Black!

 

Date

White

Result

Black

Event

Venue

 

1824-25

Liverpool

0-1

Leeds

Correspondence

 

play

1834-35

Leeds

0-1

Doncaster

Corres. game 1

 

play

1834-35

Doncaster

1-0

Leeds

Corres. game 2

 

play

<1844

Leeds A

1-0

Leeds B

Correspondence

 

play

23/02/1861

Edmund Thorold

1-0

John Watkinson

Match game 1

Huddersfield

play

02/03/1861

John Watkinson

1-0

Edmund Thorold

Match game 2

Sheffield

play

09/03/1861

Edmund Thorold

1-0

John Watkinson

Match game 3

Huddersfield

play

16/03/1861

John Watkinson

0-1

Edmund Thorold

Match game 4

Sheffield

play

23/03/1861

Edmund Thorold

1-0

John Watkinson

Match game 5

Huddersfield

play

06/04/1861

John Watkinson

1-0

Edmund Thorold

Match game 6

Sheffield

play

20/04/1861

Edmund Thorold

0-1

John Watkinson

Match game 7

Huddersfield

play

18/05/1861

John Watkinson

1-0

Edmund Thorold

Match game 8

Sheffield

play

25/05/1861

Edmund Thorold

0-1

John Watkinson

Match game 9

Huddersfield

play

08/06/1861

John Watkinson

1-0

Edmund Thorold

Match game 10

Sheffield

play

03/08/1861

Edmund Thorold

0-1

John Watkinson

Match game 11

Huddersfield

play

Aug. 1866

Cecil de Vere

0-1

Edmund Thorold

2nd NY&DCA mtg

Redcar

play

19/02/1873

Joseph Henry Blackburne

0-1

C W Whitman

Blindfold Simul

Sheffield

play

16/05/1874

John William Young

1-0

James White

WYCA Meeting

Huddersfield

play

13/09/1882

Joseph Henry Blackburne

0-1

David Yarnton Mills

Simultaneous

Leeds

play

13/09/1882

Joseph Henry Blackburne

0-1

J. S. Shaw

Simultaneous

Leeds

play

1909

Fred Dewhirst Yates

1-0

James Wickstead Perkins

Yorkshire Championship

 

play

06/11/1911

Fred Dewhirst Yates

0-1

Oldrich Duras

Match Game 1

Bradford

play

07/11/1911

Oldrich Duras

1-0

Fred Dewhirst Yates

Match Game 2

Bradford

play

08/11/1911

Fred Dewhirst Yates

1-0

Oldrich Duras

Match Game 3

Bradford

play

c. 1954

unknown

0-1

Abba Rivlin

unknown

 

play

1972

Robert Eugene Byrne

0-1

George Steven Botterill

Hastings 1971-72

Hastings

play

 

 

 

Created

12/03/2019

Steve Mann

Last Updated

17/11/2019