Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  350  1808 (157) 3
1872  350  1808 (155) 0
1873  390  1808 (153) 0
1874  388  1808 (151) 0
1875  402  1808 (149) 0
1876  422  1808 (146) 0
1877  409  1808 (144) 0
1878  414  1808 (141) 0
1879  411  1808 (138) 0
1880  426  1807 (135) 0
1881  469  1807 (131) 0
1882  518  1807 (128) 0
1883  594  1807 (124) 0
1884  653  1807 (119) 0
1885  636  1807 (114) 0
1886  636  1807 (109) 0
1887  600  1807 (102) 0
1888  582  1807 (95) 0
1889  580  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