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Tournament: 14th British Chess Championship • 27 of 66 games (plus 4 part-games + 25 others from subsidiary sections)
Venue: Malvern College • Dates: 8-19 August 1921 • Download PGN Last Edited: Wednesday 12 May, 2021 2:23 AM

1921 British Chess Championship, Malvern, 8-19 August 1920« »1923

1921 British Chess Championship Resid. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12  Total 
 1  Yates,Fred Dewhirst Leeds
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0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 9
2 Thomas,George Alan London 1
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0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 8
3 Michell,Reginald Pryce London 0 1
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0 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 7
4 Wainwright,George Edward Box 0 1 1
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0 ½ 0 1 1 ½ 1 1 7
5 Scott,Roland Henry Vaughan London 0 0 1 1
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½ 0 ½ ½ 1 1 1
6 Siegheim,Bruno Edgar London 0 1 0 ½ ½
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1 ½ 1 0 1 1
7 Price,Hubert Ernest Birmingham 0 0 0 1 1 0
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0 1 1 1 ½
8 Saunders,Harold London 1 0 1 0 ½ ½ 1
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0 ½ 1 0
9 Jacobs,Herbert Levi London 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 0 1
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1 1 1
10 Sergeant,Philip Walsingham London 0 0 0 ½ 0 1 0 ½ 0
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0 1 3
11 O'Hanlon,John James Portadown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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1 2
12 Stephenson,Harold John Francis Hastings 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 1 0 0 0
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1921 British Ladies Chess Championship

1921 British Ladies Championship Resid. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12  Total 
 1  Mrs Gertrude Alison Beatrice Anderson (née Field) Woldingham
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½ ½ 0 1 1 ½ 1 1 ½ 1 1 8
2 Miss Edith Charlotte Price London ½
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0 1 1 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 0 8
3 Mrs Edith Mary Ann Michell (née Tapsell) London ½ 1
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½ 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 8
4 Mrs Agnes Bradley Stevenson (née Lawson) London 1 0 ½
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1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1
5 Mrs Amabel Nevill Gwyn Sollas (née Jeffreys, m(1) Moseley) Oxford 0 0 1 0
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0 1 1 1 1 1 1 7
6 Miss Florence Hutchison Stirling Edinburgh 0 0 1 1 1
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1 0 0 1 1 1 7
7 Mrs Mary Mills Houlding (née Palmer) Newport ½ 0 0 0 0 0
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1 1 0 1 1
8 Miss Emily Eliza Abraham Herne Bay 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
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½ 1 0 ½ 4
9 Miss Mary Dinorah Gilchrist Glasgow 0 ½ 0 0 0 1 0 ½
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1 0 1 4
10 Miss Alice Grace Ruchon Hastings ½ 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
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1 1
11 Mrs. Rosa Annie Banting (née Vines, m(1) Slocombe) London 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
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½
12 Mrs Grace Catherine Ewbank (née Davies) § London 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 0 ½
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2

§ Grace Catherine Ewbank (née Davies, 1866-1942) was the mother of the Rev. Alan Maurice Ewbank (1901-30) and wife of Rev. Alan Ewbank (1867-1956) who played in other sections at the congress.

1st Play-off for women's title: London (12-17 September 1921): Anderson 2½, Price 2½, Michell 1
2nd Play-off: London (11, 18, 25 Oct 1921) - Anderson 0-1 Price, Price 0-1 Anderson, Anderson 1-0 Price
(Anderson became British Champion)

1921 British Ladies Chess Championship Play-off

The three women who played off for the 1921 British Ladies' Chess Championship: left to right, Edith Michell, Edith Charlotte Price, and Gertrude Alison Anderson. The photo was probably taken at this time. source: gallica.bnf.fr / Bibliothèque nationale de France

1921 BCF Major Open Resid. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12  Total 
 1  Heinrich Fraenkel § London
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1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 9
2 George Marshall Norman Hastings 0
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0 1 1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 1 8
3 Horace Ransom Bigelow Oxford 0 1
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½ 0 ½ 1 0 1 1 1 1 7
4 Herbert Gibson Rhodes Southport 0 0 ½
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1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1
5 Harold John Snowden London 0 0 1 0
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½ ½ 1 1 1d 1 ½
6 William Gooding London 0 ½ ½ 1 ½
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0 0 1 ½ 1 1 6
7 Christopher Barclay Heath Dundee 0 ½ 0 1 ½ 1
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½ 0 1 1 0
8 Basil Heastie London 0 0 1 0 0 1 ½
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0 1d ½ 1 5
9 Richard Edward Lean Brighton 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
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1d 1 1 5
10 Joseph Israel Kniager London 1 0 0 0 0d ½ 0 0d 0d
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1 1
11 Carrick Wardhaugh Glasgow 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 0
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1
12 Dr Robert Dunstan Teignmouth 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 1 0 0 0 0
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§ the crosstable in BCM gives the name as Dr. H. L. Fraenkel - did Heinrich Fraenkel have a doctorate and middle initial?

1921 BCF First-Class A

1921 BCF First-Class A Resid. Draw No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12  Total 
1 Edmund Tom Jesty London 12
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1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 ½ 1 1
2 Maurice Edward Goldstein London 10 0
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0 1 ½ ½ 0 1 1 1 1 1 7
3 Henry James MacThomas Thoms Dundee 11 0 1
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1 1 0 ½ 0 1 1 1 ½ 7
4 Charles Reuben Gurnhill Sheffield 5 1 0 0
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½ 0 0 1 1 1 1 1
5 George Frederick Harold Packer Hastings 2 1 ½ 0 ½
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0 1 1 0 ½ 1 1
 6  William Rowland Thomas Liverpool 1 0 ½ 1 1 1
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1 ½ 0 0 1 ½
7 Rev. William Alban Cunningham Craig London 4 0 1 ½ 1 0 0
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½ 0 1 ½ 1
8 Percival John Lawrence Reading 9 1 0 1 0 0 ½ ½
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1 ½ ½ 0 5
9 Patrick Charles Littlejohn Rugby 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
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½ 0 1
10 Edward Davidson Palmer London 8 ½ 0 0 0 ½ 1 0 ½ ½
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1 ½
11 Ernest Fowler Fardon Birmingham 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ ½ 1 0
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1 3
12 Sydney Gerard Howell-Smith Hythe 7 0 0 ½ 0 0 ½ 0 1 0 ½ 0
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1921 BCF First-Class B

1921 BCF First-Class B Resid. Draw No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12  Total 
1 John Arthur James Drewitt Hastings 9
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1 ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 1 1 9
2 Alan Maurice Ewbank Cambridge 8 0
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0 1 1 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ 1
3 William Albert Fairhurst Manchester 2 ½ 1
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0 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 1
4 William Henry Watts London 4 ½ 0 1
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0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1
5 Phillip Flower London 5 ½ 0 1 1
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0 ½ 0 1 1 1 0 6
6 Rev. Arthur Percival Lacy Hulbert Birmingham 6 0 0 0 1 1
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1 1 0 1 1 0 6
7 J(oshua?) Jackson Dewsbury 12 ½ ½ 0 0 ½ 0
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1 1 ½ 0 1 5
8 Andrew Rowland Benedick Thomas Liverpool 10 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
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1 0 1 1 5
9 F Wilkinson Putney 11 0 ½ 0 0 0 1 0 0
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1 1 1
10 Guy Ralph Hardcastle Thornton Heath 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 1 0
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½ 1 3
11 Rev. Charles Fenton Bolland Brington 3 0 ½ 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 ½
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½
 12  Edwin Joseph Brooks Cranleigh 7 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 ½
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1921 BCF Second-Class A

1921 BCF Second-Class A Resid. Draw No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12  Total 
1 William Owen Cecil Stuchbery Maidenhead 3
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0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 9
2 Mark Peckar London 9 1
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½ 1 1 1 ½ 0 1 ½ 0 1
3 Hubert Alan Smyth Colwyn Bay 5 0 ½
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½ ½ 1 1 1 1 0 1 1
 4  Henry David Osborn Gosport 1 0 0 ½
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0 ½ 1 1 1 1 1 1 7
5 H Hinchcliffe Huddersfield 8 0 0 ½ 1
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0 0 1 1 1 1 1 6½¶
6 C H Taylor London 4 0 0 0 ½ 1
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0 1 1 1 1 1
7 Rev. William Thomas Mackenzie Hooppell Stoke 7 0 ½ 0 0 1 1
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1 0 1 1 ½ 6
8 Miss Alice Elizabeth Hooke Cobham 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
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1 1 ½ 1
9 Mrs Jeanie Brockett Glasgow 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
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1 0 ½
10 Alfred Thomas Cannell Norwich 6 0 ½ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
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1 1
11 Prof. Robert William Genese Southborough 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 1 0
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1
12 Miss Ellison Scotland Gibb Glasgow 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 ½ 0 0
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1

¶ the crosstable in BCM gives Hinchcliffe a total of 7½ and equal 2nd place but his total only comes to 6½.

1921 BCF Second-Class B

1921 BCF Second-Class B Resid. Draw No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14  Total 
1 Arthur Marr Sparke Lincoln 6
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1 1 0 1 1 1 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 11
2 Robert James Talbot Pasmore Westgate 11 0
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1 1 1 1 0 1 1 ½ 1 1 0 1
3 E A Bolton Smethwick 5 0 0
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1 1 1 ½ 0 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 9
4 Rev. T Hamilton Witchf'd 3 1 0 0
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1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 9
5 George Douglas Gordon Fergusson Chorleywood 14 0 0 0 0
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0 1 ½ 1 1 1 1 1 1
6 Ernest Edward Shepherd Oxford 13 0 0 0 1 1
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1 0 0 1 1 ½ 1 1
7 Edward Victor Strugnell London 8 0 1 ½ 0 0 0
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0 1 1 1 1 1 1
8 Geoffrey Kendall Nuttall § London 2 0 0 1 1 ½ 1 1
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½ ½ 0 ½ 1 0 7
9 Miss Charlotte Helena Minchin-Cotton London 10 ½ 0 0 0 0 1 0 ½
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1 1 ½ 1 1
10 Alfred Dudley Barlow London 9 0 ½ 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 0
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1 0 1 1 4
11 George Arthur Youngman Maidstone 1 ½ 0 ½ 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
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1 1 0 4
12 Miss M(ary?) C(onstance?) Forbes Edinburgh 7 0 0 0 0 0 ½ 0 ½ ½ 1 0
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0 1
13 Miss Gertrude Emma Sanders Edinburgh 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
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1 3
14 William Henry Greenhalgh Dawley 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
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2

§ BCM gives B. K. Nuttall but I think this is a typo
¶ Gertrude Emma Sanders, born 6 February 1859, Calcutta, India, died 17 January 1923, Edinburgh. (Obit, Falkirk Herald, 28 February 1923, p3)

1921 BCF Third-Class

1921 BCF Third-Class Resid. Draw No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11  Total 
1 A J Goode Rugby 3
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1 1 1 ½ ½ 1 1 1 1 1 9
2 Miss Kate Eyre London 4 0
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0 1 ½ 1 1 1 1 1 1
3 Arthur Hindell Stafford 6 0 1
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0 1 0 1 1 ½ 1 1
4 A J Smith Malton 9 0 0 1
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1 1 0 ½ 1 1 1
5 Miss M Gibb Glasgow 5 ½ ½ 0 0
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1 0 1 1 0 1 5
6 Miss F Brewster London 8 ½ 0 1 0 0
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½ ½ 1 0 1
7 D L Jones Llandyssul 7 0 0 0 1 1 ½
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0 0 1 1
8 W Barker Wolverhampton 10 0 0 0 ½ 0 ½ 1
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½ ½ 1 4
9 Rev. Alan Ewbank London 1 0 0 ½ 0 0 0 1 ½
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1 1 4
10 Robert Carless Malvern 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 ½ 0
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1
11 Mrs Clara Margaret MacVean Bournemouth 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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0



File updated

Date Notes
9 March 2016 Original upload. Includes some games from the women's championship play-off won by Gertrude Anderson. Unfortunately I don't have the Tinsley notebooks for this event but hopefully more games will appear in due course.
10 March 2016 Two further games added - thanks to Gerard Killoran.
28 March 2016 Four games from the Major Open and First-Class sections added, plus round numbers and dates of other subsidiary games. Many thanks to Brian Denman.
19 April 2018 Added the game Jacobs-Yates (Rd 2) - thanks to Alan Smith.
12 May 2020 Added one game from the 1st Ladies' play-off - Price-Michell (Round 2). Thanks to Brian Denman.
12 May 2021 Replaced scanned crosstables with detailed text versions.