Mellor, W. (2)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  371  1857 (104) 6
1873  386  1864 (109) 0
1874  384  1871 (114) 0
1875  388  1878 (118) 0
1876  400  1885 (122) 0
1877  369  1892 (125) 0
1878  371  1899 (128) 0
1879  370  1907 (131) 0
1880  378  1914 (133) 0
1881  405  1921 (135) 0
1882  435  1928 (137) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Mellor, W. (2)  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Could this be W.R. Mellor, a Liverpool player from 1869 into the 1870s at least (and possibly as early as 1854)? Is it W. Mellor of Nottingham?
 
References
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 34, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [ILN], vol. 71, 29 Dec. 1877, page 631
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Mellor, W. (2) - Watts, J.J.     0.5 - 1.5          Watts, J.J. gave odds of pawn and move
  Mellor, W. (2) - Swyer, J.     1 - 1          Swyer, J. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Mellor, W. (2) - Beardsell, T.J.     1 - 0          Beardsell, T.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Mellor, W. (2) - Fenton, R.H.F.     0 - 1          Fenton, R.H.F. gave odds of a knight
London, England 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Mellor, W. (2) - Lord, F.W.     1 - 0          Lord, F.W. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018