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Tournament: 7th British Championship (won by HE Atkins) (33 games of a possible 66, includes 20 games from subsid events)
Venue: Oxford • Dates: 15-26 August 1910 • Download PGN • updated Tuesday 3 May, 2016 6:12 PM

1910 British Chess Championship

1 Atkins,Henry Ernest
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0 ½ 1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 1 1 8.5 / 11
2 Yates,Fred Dewhirst 1
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0 0 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 0 7.5 / 11
3 Blackburne,Joseph Henry ½ 1
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0 0 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 7.5 / 11
4 Wainwright,George Edward 0 1 1
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1 0 1 0 ½ 0 1 1 6.5 / 11
5 Blake,Joseph Henry ½ 0 1 0
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1 ½ 0 ½ 1 1 1 6.5 / 11
6 Paley-Hughes,William Alfred ½ 0 0 1 0
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½ 1 1 0 0 1 5.0 / 11
7 Colman,Eugene Ernest 0 0 ½ 0 ½ ½
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½ 1 1 1 0 5.0 / 11
8 Gibson,William P 0 ½ 0 1 1 0 ½
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1 0 0 ½ 4.5 / 11
9 Lewis,John A 0 0 ½ ½ ½ 0 0 0
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1 1 1 4.5 / 11
10 Smith,Stephen Francis 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
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0 1 4.0 / 11
11 Smith,Frank Scuse 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
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1 4.0 / 11
12 Brown,Fred 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 ½ 0 0 0
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2.5 / 11

"British Chess Federation: The Oxford Congress:—The following twelve have been selected to play in the Britich Championship Tournament at the Oxford Congress this month: J. H. Blackburne, J. H. Blake, E. C. [typo] Colman, Dr S. F. Smith, and G. E. Wainwright, London; Fred. Brown, Dudley; W. Gibson, Glasgow, H. E. Atkins, Huddersfield; J. Lewis, Liverpool ; F. D. Yates, Birstall ; F. S. Smith, Oxford; and W. Paley Hughes, Hastings.

"For the British Ladies’ Championship Tournament the competitors are Mrs A. S. Roe, London; Mrs Anderson, Waldingham; Miss Lawson, W. Hartlepool; Mrs Sidney, Hove; Miss Watson, Hastings; Mrs Herring, Brighton; Mrs Moseley, Oxford; Miss Ruchon and Mrs Stevens, Hastings: Miss Smith-Cunninghame and Miss Taylor, Edinburgh; and Mrs Houlding, Newport. [The same newspaper, dated 24 Aug 1910, referred to Miss Ruchon as "of St Leonards"]

"The Major Open Tournament will consist of R. E. Lean, Brighton; J. E. Parry, Bangor; A. P. T. Kerr, Birmingham ; J. C. Waterman, Bury St Edmunds; A. Lewis and E. Funk, London; Frank Brown, Dudley; G. Shories, Bradford; W. H. Gunston, Cambridge; C. Y. C. Dawbarn, Liverpool; C. Wardhaugh, Glasgow; and J. J. O’Hanlon, Portadown.

"The entries for the First-Class Tournament are: T. W. Letchworth, J. Macalister, E. A. Michell, and E. D. Palmer, London; R. G. Dixon Addey, French Park; J. Crum, Inveresk; H. Moss, Sleaford; A. West, Yeovil; F. R. Adcock, Norwich; A. Cliff, Harpenden; A. L. Stevenson and S. W. Billings, Cheltenham." (Falkirk Herald, Wednesday 3 August 1910)

"Oxford Congress Brilliancy-Prizes: Mr. Hoffer has adjudicated on the seventeen games sent in for these prizes, and has issued his re­port. The chief prize of £5, presented by Mr Naumann, has been divided equally between Messrs J. H. Blackburne and William Gibson (Glasgow) for games against Messrs F. S. Smith and J.H. Blake respectively. The Bishop of Trinidad's £2 2s prize has been divided between Messrs F. S. Smith, W. H. Gunston and J. E. Parry, for games against Messrs Brown, Shories, and Funk. Mr E. N. Frankenstein’s special prize for ladies has been held over, no game having attained the requisite standard of brilliancy." (Falkirk Herald - Wednesday 28 September 1910)