Beyer, August




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  255  1808 (118) 4
1865  295  1818 (118) 0
1866  331  1828 (117) 0
1867  312  1839 (115) 0
1868  307  1849 (112) 0
1869  318  1860 (109) 0
1870  345  1870 (104) 0
1871  354  1880 (99) 14
1872  355  1886 (104) 1
1873  378  1874 (110) 0
1874  389  1863 (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
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 Nov. 1872, page 96
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: 30 Sept. 2018