Minchin, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  228  2012 (82) 10
1873  233  2032 (80) 0
1874  226  2051 (77) 0
1875  217  2071 (71) 0
1876  216  2091 (64) 0
1877  190  2110 (52) 10
1878  187  2114 (46) 28
1879  196  2111 (59) 0
1880  212  2108 (66) 0
1881  239  2105 (70) 0
1882  250  2102 (72) 0
1883  290  2099 (72) 0
1884  299  2096 (69) 0
1885  309  2093 (63) 8
1886  314  2088 (66) 0
1887  328  2084 (65) 1
1888  331  2074 (62) 0
1889  346  2063 (56) 13
1890  357  2068 (58) 10
1891  358  2077 (69) 1
1892  376  2078 (78) 0
1893  382  2079 (85) 1
1894  392  2077 (93) 0
1895  380  2075 (100) 0
1896  380  2073 (106) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Minchin, Charles Cherry  
   Also known as: Lt. Gen. Minchin; Gen. Minchin; Major-Gen. Minchin; Colonel Minchin
Born: 1830
Died: 2 Dec. 1899
 
Notes:
Gaige says born c1830. Sergeant says he was the brother of James Innes Minchin.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 284
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 284
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 170
Periodicals
   [BDP], 30 Jan. 1893
   [ILN], vol. 71, 11 Aug. 1877, page 143
Web
   Sericano, C.  [London BCA Challenge Cup 1872]

Tournament data

London 1872 (2)     4th British Chess Association Challenge Cup     0  /  7
London 1872 (4)     British Chess Association Handicap Tournament    
  Minchin, C.C. - Bussy, B.F.     0 - 1          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of a knight
  Minchin, C.C. - Down, H.F.     1 - 0          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and move
  Minchin, C.C. - Baxter, C.M.     0 - 1          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and move
Birmingham 1877 (1)     Counties Chess Association - 1st Class     4.5  /  10
London 1878 (2)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     7  /  14
London 1878 (3)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I     2.5  /  11
London 1878 (5)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Minchin, C.C. - Gunsberg, I.A.     0 - 1    
  Minchin, C.C. - Tudor, H.E.     1 - 0          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Minchin, C.C. - Martin, Wi.     1 - 0    
London 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Griffiths, E.P.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Chappell, W.T.     0 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (1)     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Butler, H.W.     0.5 - 1.5    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Bussy, B.F.     1 - 1    
Sussex 1885     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Butler, H.W.     1 - 1    
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Woon, C.J.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Moriau, C.     0 - 1    
London 1889 (7)     Saint George's Chess Club Championship     2.5  /  12
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Sugden, J.F.     0 - 1    
Cambridge 1890 (2)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 2     6  /  10
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Ingoldsby, W.J.     1 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Lewis, C.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Anspach, F.L.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017