Bilborough, Alfred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  355  1925 (109) 2
1871  371  1936 (106) 0
1872  372  1947 (103) 0
1873  378  1958 (99) 0
1874  385  1969 (93) 3
1875  400  1967 (92) 0
1876  385  1965 (91) 3
1877  374  1963 (89) 0
1878  381  1960 (85) 0
1879  386  1958 (81) 2
1880  392  1970 (77) 0
1881  435  1983 (72) 4
1882  446  1989 (70) 4
1883  508  1985 (70) 2
1884  568  1975 (72) 4
1885  568  1978 (77) 2
1886  570  1972 (84) 2
1887  575  1962 (92) 0
1888  596  1953 (99) 0
1889  588  1943 (105) 0
1890  630  1933 (111) 0
1891  647  1923 (116) 0
1892  694  1913 (120) 0
1893  720  1903 (124) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Bilborough, Alfred  
Born: 1842
Died: 23 June 1915
 
Notes:
Name given as 'A. Bilborough' in the 11 June 1870 issue of the Illustrated London News (p.619) and the Feb. 1883 issue of the British Chess Magazine (p.68), but as 'A. Bilbrough' in the 6 June 1874 issue of the Illustrated London News (p.547). Harding has 'A. Bilborough'.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 185
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, no. 2, Feb. 1883, page 68
   [Era], vol. 32, no. 1655, 12 June 1870, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 56, no. 1598, 11 June 1870, page 619
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1815, 6 June 1874, page 547
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Alfred Bilbrough]

Tournament data

Halifax 1870 (4)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 3rd Tournament    
  Bilborough, A. - Fieldsend, W.     1 - 0    
  Bilborough, A. - Inman, J.     0 - 1    
Huddersfield 1874 (1)     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Robinson, W.L.     2 - 1    
Bradford 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Plate, W.     3 - 0    
Leeds 1879     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Heap, H. (2)     0 - 2    
Leeds 1881 (1)     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Hein, G.G.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1881 (2)     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Wilson, T.B.     1 - 1    
Leeds 1882 (3)     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Common, A.W.     1.5 - 0.5    
Halifax 1882     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Francis, E.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Hvistendahl, A.     1 - 1    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - West, J.S.     0 - 1    
Bradford 1884 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Whitaker, R.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1884 (3)     Leeds - Bradford Exchange Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Macmaster, R.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Bradford 1885     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Onions, G.F.     1.5 - 0.5    
Bradford 1886 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Whitaker, R.     1 - 1    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Bilborough, A. - Mortimer, J.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 3 Apr. 2022