Holmes, Harry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1904  170  2304 (61) 10
1905  145  2328 (55) 0
1906  126  2352 (44) 19
1907  164  2321 (44) 12
1908  168  2310 (49) 1
1909  168  2319 (47) 18
1910  166  2319 (56) 2
1911  160  2330 (62) 1
1912  149  2334 (65) 6
1913  174  2314 (74) 0
1914  200  2294 (81) 0
1915  220  2274 (85) 0
1916  257  2254 (89) 0
1917  277  2234 (91) 0
1918  311  2214 (93) 0
1919  351  2195 (93) 0
1920  412  2175 (92) 0
1921  461  2155 (91) 0
1922  481  2135 (88) 0
1923  544  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 (1)     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