Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  427  1803 (156) 3
1872  435  1803 (154) 0
1873  462  1803 (153) 0
1874  445  1803 (151) 0
1875  455  1804 (148) 0
1876  475  1804 (146) 0
1877  461  1804 (144) 0
1878  474  1804 (141) 0
1879  474  1805 (138) 0
1880  491  1805 (135) 0
1881  561  1805 (131) 0
1882  636  1805 (127) 0
1883  702  1806 (123) 0
1884  773  1806 (119) 0
1885  724  1806 (114) 0
1886  718  1807 (108) 0
1887  669  1807 (102) 0
1888  661  1807 (95) 0
1889  661  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
   [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