Walker, E.J.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  395  1677 (145) 3
1873  446  1696 (144) 3
1874  434  1705 (145) 0
1875  454  1715 (147) 0
1876  471  1725 (148) 0
1877  445  1734 (148) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Walker, E.J.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Westminster Papers of 1 Apr. 1873 (p.188) has 'J. Walker', but Steven Mann tells me that according to the Halifax Courier, it was 'E.J. Walker'. He tentatively identifies him as Edward Johnson Walker (sen.) born 26-05-1817, died 20-05-1880.
 
References
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 60, 4 May 1872, page 435
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 Apr. 1873, page 188
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1877: Halifax v Bradford]

Tournament data

Bradford 1872     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Walker, E.J. - Child, J. (1)     1 - 2    
Bradford 1873     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Walker, E.J. - Child, J. (1)     2.5 - 0.5    
Halifax 1877     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Walker, E.J. - Mills, D. (1)     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 31 Dec. 2014