Holmes, Harry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  168  2303 (61) 10
1905  144  2328 (55) 0
1906  121  2352 (44) 19
1907  165  2320 (44) 12
1908  170  2309 (49) 1
1909  167  2318 (47) 18
1910  164  2317 (56) 2
1911  157  2329 (62) 1
1912  146  2333 (65) 6
1913  169  2313 (74) 0
1914  196  2293 (81) 0
1915  213  2274 (86) 0
1916  248  2254 (89) 0
1917  274  2234 (91) 0
1918  305  2214 (93) 0
1919  341  2194 (93) 0
1920  405  2174 (92) 0
1921  455  2154 (91) 0
1922  476  2134 (88) 0
1923  541  2115 (84) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Holmes, Harry H.  
   Also known as: Dr. Harry Holmes
Born: 5 July 1874
Died: 30 Oct. 1937
 
Notes:
Forster gives name as 'Harry H. Holmes'. No other sources have the middle initial.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 307
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 56
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 677, 961
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 177
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 463
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 247, 251
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 112
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Lancastrians H]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Holmes, H.H. - Spencer, E. 1909         (f)     5   -   1

Tournament data

Hastings 1904 (1)     London League - Three Unions Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Tietjen, A.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hastings 1904 (6)     1st British Chess Federation Tournament - 1st Class Amateur Section C     4.5  /  8
Manchester 1904     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Lund, H.B.     1 - 0    
Ostend 1906 (12)     Ostend Amateur Tournament A     13  /  18
Liverpool 1906     15th Liverpool Championship    
  Holmes, H.H. - Burn, A.     0 - 1    
London, England and New York 1907     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Wolbrecht, G.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1907 (1)     4th British Chess Federation Championship     3.5  /  11
Manchester 1908 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Coates, C.     0 - 1    
London, England and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Stadelman, S.L.     0.5 - 0.5    
Scarborough 1909     6th British Chess Federation Championship     3  /  10
Liverpool 1909     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Grundy, J.G.     1 - 0    
Leicester 1910     City of London Club - Manchester Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Wainwright, G.E.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1910     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Wallwork, C.H.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1911     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Wahltuch, V.L.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1912     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Wahltuch, V.L.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1912     Liverpool Chess Club Championship     9  /  10
Liverpool 1923     Northern Counties Chess Union Congress - Master Tournament     2  /  9


Player information updated: 5 May 2020