SHEFFIELD Chess History

 

Contents:

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Organisations

Events

Games

People

Graves

Competitions

Trophies

Made in Sheffield

Miscellaneous

 

1850: “Surrey St. Athenaeum” visited by “Norfolk St. Athenaeum”

1850: Athenaeum & Mechanics’ Institute Annual Meeting

1850: “Norfolk St. Athenaeum” visited by “Surrey St. Athenaeum”

1850: Athenaeum & Mechanics’ Institute Soirée

1851: Athenaeum & Mechanics’ Institute v Birmingham Polytechnic corres. match

1852: Staunton in Sheffield

1855: Gentleman wishes an Opponent

1857: Formation of The Sheffield Chess Club

1864: Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club Annual Meeting

1865: Huddersfield v Sheffield Athenaeum

1865 Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club Tournament

1866: Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club Annual Meeting

1866: Huddersfield-Sheffield Bad Feeling

1866: General Challenge From Sheffield to Play a Match

1866: Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club Annual Soirée

1866: Sheffield Athenaeum Match Challenge

1869: Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club Annual Meeting

1870: Four-Club Correspondence Tourney

1870: Sheffield Athenaeum Chess Club Soiree

1871: Rosenthal and Skipworth in Sheffield

1873: Blackburn in Sheffield

1877: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v St Peter’s

1882: Birth of Chess Column in Sheffield & Rotherham Independent

1883: Blackburne Simultaneous Displays in Sheffield

1883: Formation of Sheffield & District Chess Association

1883: D. Y. Mills Simultaneous Display in Sheffield

1883: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest of S&DCA

1883: Sheffield & DCA v Manchester CA

1883: H. E. Bird Simultaneous Display in Sheffield

1884: Sheffield & District CA v Derbyshire CC

1884: Sheffield & District v Huddersfield & Holmfirth

1885: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest of S&DCA

1885: Zukertort in Sheffield

1885: Sheffield & District v. Huddersfield & Holmfirth

1885: Derby County CC v Sheffield & District CA

1887: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest of S&DCA

1887: Rest of S&DCA v Sheffield Athenaeum CC

1888: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest of S&DCA

1888: Sheffield & DCA v Manchester CC

1890: Sheffield Athenaeum v St George’s Birmingham

1893: Sheffield & District CA v Derbyshire

1893: S&DCA Annual General Meeting

1893: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest of S&DCA

1893: Sheffield & DCA v Derbyshire

1896: Blackburne in Sheffield

1896: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest S&DCA

1899: Sheffield Athenaeum CC v. Rest S&DCA

1900-01: Friendly Matches Played by Dronfield

1908: Lasker in Sheffield

1919: Capablanca in Sheffield

1922: Capablanca in Rotherham

1923: Yates in Rotherham & Sheffield

1924: Geza Maroczy in Sheffield

1933: Annual Match, Association v Works

1971: Annual Match, Association v Works

2004-05: S&DCA Competitions

2005-06: S&DCA Competitions

2006-07: S&DCA Competitions

2007-08: S&DCA Competitions

2008-09: S&DCA Competitions

2009-10: S&DCA Competitions

2010-11: S&DCA Competitions

2011-12: S&DCA Competitions

2012-13: S&DCA Competitions

 

 

Created

14/05/2012

Steve Mann

Last Updated

10/06/2015