Beyer, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  240  1800 (119) 4
1865  283  1811 (118) 0
1866  319  1821 (117) 0
1867  304  1832 (115) 0
1868  295  1842 (112) 0
1869  307  1852 (109) 0
1870  332  1863 (105) 0
1871  341  1873 (99) 14
1872  325  1879 (105) 1
1873  361  1868 (110) 0
1874  377  1857 (115) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Beyer, August Heinrich  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The South Australian Register of 16 Jun. 1864 (p.2) has 'A.F. Beyer' in one place (in error) and 'A.H. Beyer' in another. Elsewhere, the latter is always found.
 
References
Books
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 337
Periodicals
   [AO], vol. 28, 13 May 1871, page 14
   [Era], vol. 33, 20 Aug. 1871, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 59, 19 Aug. 1871, page 163
   [SAA], vol. 6, 15 June 1864, page 2
   [SAR], vol. 28, 2 June 1864, page 2
   [SAR], vol. 28, 16 June 1864, page 2
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 Sep. 1871, page 77
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd NSW v SA Telegraphic Match 1872]
   Hilbert, John S.  [Howard Staunton and Chess by 'Electric Telegraph']

Tournament data

Adelaide 1864 (2)     Adelaide Club Tournament - First Class    
  Beyer, A.H. - Cavenagh, W.     3 - 0    
  Beyer, A.H. - Fullarton, W.J.     1 - 3    
Adelaide 1871     Adelaide Club Handicap     6  /  9
  Beyer, A.H. - Charlick, J.     1 - 1          Beyer, A.H. gave odds of a knight
  Beyer, A.H. - Tyrrell, S.     0 - 2    
Sydney and Adelaide 1871     1st New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - McRae, J.M.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Adelaide 1872     2nd New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - Heydon, C.G.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Adelaide 1874     3rd New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Beyer, A.H. - Smith, R.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018