Grant, R.M.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  149  2162 (142) 3
1871  136  2168 (143) 0
1872  135  2174 (143) 3
1873  147  2168 (146) 0
1874  155  2163 (149) 0
1875  159  2157 (152) 0
1876  165  2151 (154) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Grant, R.M.  
Born: 1845
Died: 16 Dec. 1878
 
Notes:
Name unclear on poor microfilm copy of the Globe. First initial could be R, E or F? Gaige gives birthdate for R.M. Grant between 17-12-1844 and 16-12-1845.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 93
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 148
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 56, 9 Apr. 1870, page 387
   [ILN], vol. 62, 17 May 1873, page 475
   [TG], vol. 33, 6 Jan. 1877, page 7

Tournament data

Glasgow 1870     Glasgow Club - Athenaeum Club Match    
  Grant, R.M. - Eekhout, B.     1 - 2    
Edinburgh and Glasgow 1872     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Grant, R.M. - Greenhill, J.     3 - 0    
Edinburgh 1876     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Grant, R.M. - Baxter, J.D.     2.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018