Holmes, Harry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  194  2295 (57) 10
1905  165  2318 (48) 10
1906  132  2344 (41) 19
1907  182  2312 (43) 12
1908  209  2302 (49) 1
1909  200  2313 (47) 18
1910  187  2315 (56) 2
1911  181  2327 (62) 1
1912  170  2331 (65) 6
1913  190  2312 (74) 0
1914  213  2293 (80) 0
1915  230  2274 (85) 0
1916  262  2255 (88) 0
1917  291  2236 (91) 0
1918  335  2217 (92) 0
1919  381  2197 (92) 0
1920  451  2178 (91) 0
1921  543  2159 (90) 0
1922  580  2140 (87) 0
1923  669  2121 (83) 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 Congress - 1st Class Amateur Section C     4.5  /  8
Manchester 1904     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Lund, H.B.     1 - 0    
Southport 1905 (3)     2nd British Chess Federation Congress - First Class, Section A     7.5  /  10
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 (1)     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Holmes, H.H. - Wolbrecht, G.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1907 (5)     4th British Chess Federation Congress - 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 (5)     6th British Chess Federation Congress - 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 (1)     Northern Counties Chess Union Congress - Master Tournament     2  /  9


Player information updated: 5 May 2020