Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  404  1803 (156) 3
1872  406  1803 (155) 0
1873  427  1803 (153) 0
1874  428  1803 (151) 0
1875  434  1803 (149) 0
1876  452  1803 (146) 0
1877  431  1803 (144) 0
1878  439  1803 (141) 0
1879  442  1803 (138) 0
1880  460  1803 (135) 0
1881  498  1803 (131) 0
1882  566  1803 (128) 0
1883  632  1803 (123) 0
1884  697  1803 (119) 0
1885  656  1803 (114) 0
1886  650  1803 (108) 0
1887  611  1803 (102) 0
1888  593  1803 (95) 0
1889  587  1803 (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