Down, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  239  2017 (87) 1
1871  228  2035 (77) 5
1872  224  2047 (71) 10
1873  235  2040 (77) 0
1874  242  2032 (81) 7
1875  261  2019 (89) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Down, Henry Francis  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Magazine of Mar. 1867 (p.72) has 'H.J. Down' in error.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 60, 958
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfled and Suhle, page 371
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 122
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 72
   [Era], vol. 28, 25 Mar. 1866, page 6
   [Era], vol. 33, 22 Jan. 1871, page 4
   [Era], vol. 33, 18 June 1871, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 56, 19 Mar. 1870, page 307
   [ILN], vol. 56, 21 May 1870, page 539
   [ILN], vol. 66, 20 Feb. 1875, page 187
   [ILN], vol. 68, 26 Feb. 1876, page 215
   [ILN], vol. 70, 24 Feb. 1877, page 191
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Jan. 1871, page 139
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Feb. 1871, page 158
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 Aug. 1872, page 55
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The London-Vienna Correspondence Match (Part 1)], page 6
   Harding, Tim.  [Queens of Chess: Not Deadlier than the Male?], page 3
   Sarah.  [der Schwarze Tod]

Tournament data

London 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Down, H.F. - Ormond, R.     0 - 1    
London 1871 (3)     City of London Club Handicap - Section 3    
London 1871 (5)     City of London Club Handicap - Consolation Tournament    
  Down, H.F. - Chambers (1)     1.5 - 0.5          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Rudderforth     1 - 2    
London 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Zappert     2 - 1          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Mundell, W.H.A.     1 - 0          Mundell, W.H.A. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Potter, W.N.     0 - 1          Potter, W.N. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London 1872 (4)     British Chess Association Handicap Tournament    
  Down, H.F. - Eschwege, H.     0 - 1    
  Down, H.F. - Minchin, C.C.     0 - 1          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Burrell, O.     1 - 0          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Watts, J.J.     1 - 0    
  Down, H.F. - de Soyres, J.     0 - 1          de Soyres, J. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1874 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Connford     2.5 - 1.5          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Sothers     1 - 2          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Smith, E.     2 - 1          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Down, H.F. - Zukertort, J.H.     0 - 2          Zukertort, J.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018