Walker, E.J.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  379  1702 (145) 3
1873  427  1720 (144) 3
1874  422  1729 (145) 0
1875  443  1738 (146) 0
1876  457  1746 (147) 0
1877  430  1755 (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