Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  346  1807 (157) 3
1872  347  1807 (155) 0
1873  389  1807 (153) 0
1874  385  1807 (151) 0
1875  399  1807 (149) 0
1876  421  1807 (146) 0
1877  407  1807 (144) 0
1878  407  1807 (141) 0
1879  405  1807 (138) 0
1880  422  1807 (135) 0
1881  465  1807 (131) 0
1882  514  1807 (128) 0
1883  589  1807 (124) 0
1884  647  1807 (119) 0
1885  630  1807 (114) 0
1886  630  1807 (109) 0
1887  595  1807 (102) 0
1888  575  1807 (95) 0
1889  570  1806 (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