Problem Display
PID: 4667 (7k/7P/n2p3P/1p1P4/p2KB3/3P4/8/Bb3n2 w - - 0 1)

Wheeler, Charles Henry

Chess Problems (Rayner), 1886

7k/7P/n2p3P/1p1P4/p2KB3/3P4/8/Bb3n2

#2

7 + 7


14665 Knights and Bishops 1909
5454 Near Snap 2007
  • SOUND
  • Sets
    • 1...Bxd3
      • 2.Kxd3#
    • 1...Sd2
      • 2.Ke3#
    • 1...Sh2
      • 2.Ke3#
    • 1...Se3
      • 2.Kxe3#
    • 1...Sg3
      • 2.Ke3#
    • 1...b4
      • 2.Kc4#
  • Tries
    • 1.Bf5?
      • threat
        • 2.Ke4#
      • 1...Bxd3
        • 2.Kxd3#
      • 1...Sd2
        • 2.Ke3#
      • 1...Sg3
        • 2.Ke3#
      • 1...Sc5!
    • 1.Bg6?
      • threat
        • 2.Ke4#
      • 1...Bxd3
        • 2.Kxd3#
      • 1...Sd2
        • 2.Ke3#
      • 1...Sg3
        • 2.Ke3#
      • 1...Sc5!
  • Keys
    • 1.Kc3!
      • 1...b4+
        • 2.Kc4#
      • 1...Bxd3
        • 2.Kxd3#
      • 1...Ba2
        • 2.Kc2#
      • 1...Bc2
        • 2.Kxc2#
      • 1...Sd2
        • 2.Kxd2#
      • 1...Sh2
        • 2.Kd2#
      • 1...Se3
        • 2.Kd2#
      • 1...Sg3
        • 2.Kd2#
      • 1...Sb4
        • 2.Kxb4#
      • 1...Sc5
        • 2.Kb4#
      • 1...Sc7
        • 2.Kb4#
      • 1...Sb8
        • 2.Kb4#
      • 1...a3
        • 2.Kb3#

This anticipates 189720(1912), 10203(1962)



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