Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  410  1801 (156) 3
1872  415  1801 (155) 0
1873  445  1801 (153) 0
1874  432  1801 (151) 0
1875  441  1801 (149) 0
1876  458  1801 (146) 0
1877  433  1801 (144) 0
1878  439  1802 (141) 0
1879  445  1802 (138) 0
1880  461  1802 (135) 0
1881  500  1802 (131) 0
1882  570  1802 (128) 0
1883  636  1802 (123) 0
1884  699  1802 (119) 0
1885  658  1802 (114) 0
1886  653  1802 (108) 0
1887  612  1802 (102) 0
1888  592  1802 (95) 0
1889  586  1802 (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