Developer: John J. Scott
Release date: 1968
Platform: Mainframe (ICL 1909/5)
More info: Chess Programing Wiki
Alternate Titles: Scott’s Program (Development title)
Related games: Mac Hack VI
Lancaster is an early chess program for the ICL 1909/5 mainframe computer developed in 1968 by the then 17 year-old John J. Scott . It’s the second chess program developed in the U.K. It played an exhibition match against Mac Hack VI in 1968.