Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  382  1810 (157) 3
1872  363  1810 (155) 0
1873  401  1810 (153) 0
1874  409  1810 (151) 0
1875  413  1810 (149) 0
1876  436  1809 (146) 0
1877  420  1809 (144) 0
1878  428  1809 (141) 0
1879  428  1809 (138) 0
1880  442  1809 (135) 0
1881  485  1809 (131) 0
1882  555  1809 (128) 0
1883  621  1809 (124) 0
1884  684  1809 (119) 0
1885  645  1809 (114) 0
1886  644  1809 (108) 0
1887  605  1809 (102) 0
1888  588  1809 (95) 0
1889  585  1809 (87) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Robertson, Walter W.  
   Also known as: Dr. Robertson
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The cover of the Jan. 1854 issue of the Chess Player's Chronicle lists 'Dr. Robinson' as secretary of the Edinburgh Club. By May, this had been changed to 'Dr. Robertson'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 231
Periodicals
   [BLL], 18 Feb. 1871, page 9
   [ILN], vol. 58, 3 June 1871, page 555
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Feb. 1871, page 160
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 June 1871, page 19
Web
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1895]

Tournament data

Edinburgh 1871     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Robertson, W.W. - Hunt, E.     2.5 - 0.5    
Edinburgh 1889     6th Scottish Championship     4  /  10


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018