Cairns, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1885  305  2118 (89) 2
1886  291  2133 (83) 2
1887  305  2129 (78) 5
1888  299  2125 (78) 2
1889  294  2134 (80) 0
1890  304  2143 (80) 2
1891  316  2141 (81) 0
1892  329  2138 (81) 1
1893  327  2136 (82) 1
1894  326  2145 (84) 0
1895  306  2155 (84) 1
1896  288  2170 (84) 0
1897  267  2184 (82) 2
1898  276  2182 (82) 1
1899  305  2170 (83) 1
1900  312  2168 (84) 2
1901  315  2175 (86) 4
1902  353  2160 (94) 0
1903  376  2145 (100) 0
1904  420  2131 (106) 0
1905  452  2116 (111) 0
1906  478  2101 (115) 0
1907  513  2087 (119) 0
1908  554  2072 (123) 0
1909  615  2057 (126) 0
1910  630  2042 (128) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cairns, James C.  
Born: 1843
Died: 1915
 
Notes:
Steve Mann gives year of birth as 1842 or 1843.
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 34, 35, 44
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 956
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 311
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 132
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Early Games of Chess by Telephone], page 13
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Lancastrians C-D]

Tournament data

Liverpool 1885     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Cohen, S.     1 - 1    
Manchester 1886     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Kipping, J.S.     2 - 0    
Bradford 1887 (2)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Philip, R.H.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1887 (2)     Liverpool Club - Irish Chess Association Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Harvey, E.L.     2 - 0    
Liverpool 1887 (3)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Riddell, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Manchester 1887     Manchester St. Ann's - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Parker, J. (2)     0.5 - 0.5    
Liverpool 1888 (1)     Manchester and District - Liverpool and District Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Lewis, J.J.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1888     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Mills, D.Y.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1890 (1)     Bradford - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Schott, G.A.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1890 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Wright, G.W.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1892     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Jones, H. (1)     0.5 - 0.5    
Dublin 1893     Dublin - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Harvey, E.L.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1895 (1)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Kenrick, J.P.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1897 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Lea, J.P.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1897 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Palmer, Wilf.C.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1898     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Turnbull, W.P.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1899     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Jones, H. (1)     0 - 1    
Manchester 1900 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Wildman, F.P.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1900 (2)     Lancashire - Warwickshire County Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Hyde, A.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1901     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Shields, J.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Liverpool 1901 (2)     Liverpool - Dublin Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Sigerson, G.P.     1 - 0    
Lancashire 1901     2nd Lancashire County Championship    
  Cairns, J.C. - Dod, A.     1 - 0    
  Cairns, J.C. - Spedding, F.E.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1901 (3)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Spencer, E.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1910     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Cairns, J.C. - Lowenthal, F.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020