Scottish Championship 1911

The twenty-eighth annual Congress of the Scottish Chess Association was held at Glasgow from April 14 th to 18 th . An entry of eight strong players was obtained for the Championship, in which Mr. J.A. McKee wrested the title from Mr. G.W. Richmond by the margin of half a point. Mr. A.P.T. Kerr, who defeated Mr. Richmond in his game with th ex-champion, finished close up third, and Mr. Gibson, a previous holder of the Championship, was fourth.

Championship 1911
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
Pts
1
J.A. McKee
½
½
1
1
1
1
1
6
2
G.W. Richmond
½
0
1
1
1
1
1
3
A.P.T.Kerr
½
1
½
1
1
0
1
5
4
W. Gibson
0
0
½
1
1
½
1
4
5
J. Macdonald
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
3
6
J. Crum
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
2
7
C. Wardhaugh
0
0
1
½
0
0
½
2
8
D. Kirk
0
0
0
0
0
0
½
½

 

Source: The Year Book of Chess 1912, p 72.

Compiled by Alan McGowan

 


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