Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  350  1808 (157) 3
1872  348  1808 (155) 0
1873  389  1808 (153) 0
1874  387  1808 (151) 0
1875  400  1808 (149) 0
1876  421  1808 (146) 0
1877  408  1808 (144) 0
1878  413  1808 (141) 0
1879  409  1808 (138) 0
1880  425  1808 (135) 0
1881  468  1808 (131) 0
1882  517  1808 (128) 0
1883  593  1808 (124) 0
1884  652  1808 (119) 0
1885  635  1808 (114) 0
1886  636  1808 (109) 0
1887  600  1808 (102) 0
1888  582  1808 (95) 0
1889  578  1808 (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
   [ILN], vol. 58, 3 June 1871, page 555
   [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: 23 Aug. 2013