Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  397  1806 (157) 3
1872  394  1806 (155) 0
1873  417  1805 (153) 0
1874  421  1805 (151) 0
1875  426  1805 (149) 0
1876  445  1805 (146) 0
1877  427  1805 (144) 0
1878  432  1805 (141) 0
1879  436  1805 (138) 0
1880  453  1805 (135) 0
1881  494  1805 (131) 0
1882  561  1805 (128) 0
1883  626  1805 (124) 0
1884  690  1805 (119) 0
1885  650  1804 (114) 0
1886  648  1804 (108) 0
1887  608  1804 (102) 0
1888  589  1804 (95) 0
1889  586  1804 (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