SHEFFIELD Chess History

 

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1896: Sheffield Athenaeum C.C. v Rest of Sheffield & D.C.A.

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Played at Sheffield Athenaeum Club,

George Street, Sheffield,

on Thursday, 26/03/1896,

over 15 boards, 1 game per board.

 

 

The Sheffield Daily Telegraph and the Sheffield & Rotherham Independent, of Friday 27/03/1896, both carried reports, from which the following is table is derived:

 

 

Sheffield Athenaeum

6‑9

Sheffield & DCA

1

T C Chapman

1-0

G H Harrison

2

F E Foster

½‑½

H D Rockett

3

G A Askham

1-0

W Tiptaft

4

T A Peck

½‑½

A E Harrison

5

Arthur Davy

1-0

C T Thomas

6

W H Camm

1-0

J T Dayson

7

E Barraclough

½‑½

J N Smith

8

E E Sibray

0-1

Duncan H Smith

9

J Reoch

0-1

W Sparkes

10

R Snow

0-1

A E Mercer

11

G H Moon

0-1

A Sellers

12

A S Hepworth

0-1

C H Dunton

13

W Feltrup

½‑½

A Lawton

14

S G Edwards

0-1

W L Shaw

15

E C Burnby

0-1

V B Rush

 

The identities of the layers, in so far as they are discernible, are as follows:

 

As Reported

Full(er) Name

G A Askham

George Albert Roberts Askham

E Barraclough

Edwin Barraclough

E C [sic] Burnby

Charles Edward Burnby

W H Camm

William Henry Camm

T C Chapman

Thomas Coulson Chapman

Arthur Davy

Arthur (Sheffield) Davy

J T Dayson

James Thomas Dayson

C H Dunton

Charles Hubert Dunton

S G Edwards

 

W Feltrup

William Feltrup

F E Foster

Frederick Edward Foster

A E Harrison

A E Harrison

G H Harrison

G H Harrison

A S Hepworth

Alfred Skelton Hepworth

A Lawton

 

A E Mercer

 

G H Moon

George Henry Moon

T A Peck

Thomas Arthur Peck

J Reoch

John Reoch

H D Rockett

Hildreth Dudley Rockett

V B Rush

Victor Brentnall Rush

A Sellers

 

W L Shaw

Walter Lewis Shaw

E E Sibray

E E Sibray

Duncan H Smith

Duncan Howden Smith

J N Smith

 

R Snow

Robert Snow

W Sparkes

William Henry John Sparkes

C T Thomas

 

W Tiptaft

William Tibetot Tiptaft

 

 

Created

24/08/2014

Stephen John Mann

Last Updated

24/08/2014