Rowley, Adam




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  172  2055 (108) 2
1866  182  2070 (102) 0
1867  173  2084 (97) 0
1868  158  2098 (90) 0
1869  151  2113 (82) 0
1870  152  2127 (72) 0
1871  139  2142 (59) 9
1872  147  2132 (55) 11
1873  188  2097 (58) 7
1874  193  2095 (66) 0
1875  196  2093 (70) 0
1876  213  2091 (71) 0
1877  211  2089 (70) 0
1878  220  2087 (66) 5
1879  237  2064 (67) 0
1880  261  2042 (65) 6
1881  282  2049 (68) 8

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Rowley, Adam Clarke  
   Also known as: Rev. Adam Clarke Rowley
Born: 1819
Died: 8 Feb. 1902
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth between 9-02-1819 and 8-02-1820. The Chess Match by Electric Telegraph has 'Rev. C. Rowley' as a spectator at the St. James Club - Dublin Athenaeum Club Telegraph match, as does the Chess Player's Magazine of Apr. 1865 (p.94), while the Era (26 Feb. 1865, p.14) and Le Palamède Français (May 1865, p.415) have 'W. Rowley' at that event.
 
References
Books
   Burt, Bristol Chess Club, page 9, 25
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 363
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 147
   Saint James' Chess Club, Chess Match by Electric Telegraph, page 3
Periodicals
   [BLL], 1 Dec. 1850, page 8
   [CPC], vol. 3, Apr. 1861, page 97
   [CPC], vol. 3, June 1861, page 165
   [CPM], vol. 2, Oct. 1864, page 289
   [CPM], vol. 1, Mar. 1865, page 94
   [CPM], vol. 2, Dec. 1866, page 370
   [Era], vol. 13, 1 Dec. 1850, page 15
   [Era], vol. 23, 24 Mar. 1861, page 6
   [Era], vol. 23, 2 June 1861, page 16
   [Era], vol. 24, 15 Sep. 1861, page 6
   [Era], vol. 26, 11 Sep. 1864, page 5
   [Era], vol. 27, 26 Feb. 1865, page 14
   [Era], vol. 28, 18 Mar. 1866, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 57, 12 Nov. 1870, page 507
   [ILN], vol. 59, 19 Aug. 1871, page 163
   [ILN], vol. 63, 18 Oct. 1873, page 375
   [PF], vol. 1, May 1865, page 415
Web
   Burt, John.  [The Bristol Chess Club]
   Sericano, C.  [Malvern 1871]

Tournament data

Bath and Bristol 1865     Bath and Bristol Handicap     0  /  2
Malvern 1871 (1)     2nd Counties Chess Association Meeting, 3rd British Chess Association Challenge Cup     5  /  9
Malvern 1872 (1)     3rd Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     6  /  11
Bristol 1873 (2)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A     1  /  7
Grantham 1878 (1)     2nd Lincoln County Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     3.5  /  6
Boston, England 1880     10th Counties Chess Association Meeting     0  /  6
Leamington 1881     11th Counties Chess Association Meeting     3  /  8


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017