Scottish Championship 1955

compiled by Alan McGowan

The 62nd annual congress of the Scottish Chess Association will be held under the auspices of the Bon-Accord club in the Pre-nursing College, Albyn Place, Aberdeen, from July 15 until the end of the following week. Tournaments will be played for the Scottish, Scottish women's, and Scottish boys' (under 17) championships, with major and minor tournaments for all classes.

Glasgow Herald chess column (no date shown).

For the Scottish championship at Aberdeen, July 15 to 22, a Swiss tournament will have the following accepted entries:P.B. Anderson, Glasgow, winner 1950 and 1954; Dr. J.M. Aitken, Cheltenham, winner 1935, 1952, 1953; J.E. Bothwell, G,D. Campbell, Colonel W.G. Irvine-Fortescue, A Lerchs, Dr. F.H.C. Marriot, Iain Middleton, Dr. R.C. Nairn, DR. R.F. Twort, and Dr. N. Uri, Aberdeen; R.W.M. Baxter, DR. M. Rose, and T. Russell, jnr., Glasgow; and E.A. Woods, Balmerino.

Glasgow Herald chess column (no date shown).

NOTE: R.W.M. Baxter withdrew before the start of the tournament.

 

Scottish Championship 1955

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14

 

1

Dr. J.M. Aitken

 

½

1

1

1

1

1

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

Dr. R.C. Nairn

½

 

1

1

½

1

1

-

-

-

-

1

-

-

6

3

A. Lerchs

0

0

 

-

1

1

-

-

1

-

½

1

-

-

4

P.B. Anderson

0

0

-

 

-

-

-

-

½

1

1

-

1

½

4

5

I. Middleton

0

½

0

-

 

-

½

-

-

1

-

-

1

1

4

6

Col. W.G. I-Fortescue

0

0

0

-

-

 

1

1

-

-

½

-

1

-

7

DR. N. Uri

0

0

-

-

½

0

 

1

1

-

-

1

-

-

8

J.E. Bothwell

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-

-

-

-

0

0

 

0

0

1

1

-

1

3

9

DR. F.H.C. Marriott

0

-

0

½

-

-

0

1

 

-

1

-

-

½

3

10

Dr. M. Rose

-

-

-

0

0

-

-

1

-

 

0

1

0

1

3

11

E.A. Woods

-

-

½

0

-

½

-

0

0

1

 

-

1

-

3

12

G.D. Campbell

-

0

0

-

-

-

0

0

-

0

-

 

1

1

2

13

Dr. R.F. Twort

-

-

-

0

0

0

-

-

-

1

0

0

 

1

2

14

T. Russell, Jnr.

-

-

-

½

0

-

-

0

½

0

-

0

0

 

1

 

 


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