Macmaster, Robert




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1882  385  1961 (86) 2
1883  434  1971 (75) 1
1884  446  1984 (63) 10
1885  473  1970 (61) 6
1886  490  1960 (62) 4
1887  485  1956 (64) 0
1888  472  1953 (63) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Macmaster, Robert McCheyne  
Born: 1859
Died: 19 Jan. 1905
 
Notes:
Steve Mann gives date of birth as 'c.1859'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 228
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 964
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 208
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Feb. 1883, page 69
   [BCM], vol. 4, Dec. 1884, page 439
   [ILN], vol. 72, 11 May 1878, page 446
   [LeM], 2 May 1885, page 7
   [LW], 27 Jan. 1883
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Robert McCheyne Macmaster]

Tournament data

Leeds 1882 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Rose, G.V.     1.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Dust, C.A.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds - Bradford Exchange Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Bilbrough, A.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1884 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting - Class I    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Spencer, T.     1.5 - 0.5    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Rayner, Ja.     0 - 1    
Bradford and Wakefield 1884     Bradford - Wakefield Telephone Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Young, J.W. (2)     0.5 - 0.5    
Manchester 1884     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Leather, R.K.     0.5 - 1.5    
Bradford 1884 (1)     Bradford Meeting - Section I (Class A)    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Onions, G.F.     1 - 0    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Mallett, G.E.     1 - 0    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Mills, D.Y.     0 - 1    
Bradford 1885     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Bennett, C.G.     0.5 - 1.5    
Wakefield 1885 (1)     Bradford - Wakefield Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Hein, G.G.     1.5 - 0.5    
Wakefield 1885 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - Class A    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Bennett, C.G.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1886 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Smith, T. (3)     0.5 - 1.5    
Sheffield 1886 (2)     Sheffield and District - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Macmaster, R.M. - Davy, He.     1.5 - 0.5    
Bradford 1888 (2)     British Chess Association Amateur Championship     5.5  /  12


Player information updated: 28 May 2016