Tomlinson, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1856  161  1812 (143) 2
1857  173  1802 (143) 0
1858  182  1793 (142) 0
1859  212  1783 (142) 0
1860  238  1774 (141) 1
1861  238  1766 (141) 3
1862  239  1759 (143) 0
1863  234  1752 (145) 0
1864  245  1746 (147) 0
1865  290  1739 (148) 0
1866  328  1732 (149) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tomlinson, William Henry Bedford  
Born: 14 Dec. 1831
Died: 5 June 1898
 
Notes:
The Leeds Mercury of 13 May 1872 (p.3) has 'W.W.B. Tomlinson'.
 
References
Books
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 12
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 4, May 1856, page 155
   [CPC], vol. 1, June 1859, page 190, cover
   [CPC], vol. 2, Mar. 1860, page 85
   [CPC], vol. 3, Feb. 1861, page 41
   [CPC], vol. 4, June 1862, page 177
   [CPM], vol. 1, June 1865, page 184
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 July 1867, page 217
   [CW], vol. 2, July 1866, page 156
   [Era], vol. 27, 4 June 1865, page 6
   [HCWYA], 1 June 1867, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 30, 16 May 1857, page 472
   [ILN], vol. 36, 18 Feb. 1860, page 166
   [ILN], vol. 36, 2 June 1860, page 542
   [ILN], vol. 38, 15 June 1861, page 565
   [ILN], vol. 40, 4 Jan. 1862, page 30
   [ILN], vol. 40, 24 May 1862, page 540
   [ILN], vol. 48, 9 June 1866, page 571
   [ILN], vol. 64, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [LeM], vol. 109, 13 May 1872, page 3
   [LiM], vol. 47, 7 Aug. 1857, page 12
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1856: Huddersfield v Wakefield Match]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - William Henry Bedford Tomlinson]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Watkinson, J. - Tomlinson, W.H.B. 1861         (c)     3   -   0

Tournament data

Leeds 1856     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Match    
  Tomlinson, W.H.B. - Cadman, R.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1860 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Tournament - Leading Section    
  Tomlinson, W.H.B. - Cadman, R.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1866 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 2    
  Tomlinson, W.H.B. - Fawcett, J.A.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017