Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  348  1809 (157) 3
1872  349  1809 (155) 0
1873  393  1809 (153) 0
1874  405  1808 (151) 0
1875  409  1808 (149) 0
1876  433  1808 (146) 0
1877  419  1808 (144) 0
1878  423  1808 (141) 0
1879  427  1808 (138) 0
1880  443  1808 (135) 0
1881  483  1808 (131) 0
1882  554  1808 (128) 0
1883  620  1808 (124) 0
1884  684  1808 (119) 0
1885  642  1808 (114) 0
1886  642  1808 (108) 0
1887  604  1808 (102) 0
1888  586  1808 (95) 0
1889  583  1807 (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