Chambers, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  474  1968 (58) 9
1885  457  1985 (49) 11
1886  461  1982 (42) 39
1887  443  1995 (48) 9
1888  425  1996 (51) 6
1889  420  2002 (51) 11
1890  409  2025 (53) 9
1891  392  2046 (55) 5
1892  436  2029 (56) 11
1893  478  2011 (62) 0
1894  506  1993 (63) 0
1895  499  1975 (61) 7
1896  502  1970 (62) 0
1897  499  1965 (59) 11
1898  510  1965 (64) 0
1899  506  1966 (66) 0
1900  496  1966 (65) 0
1901  517  1966 (59) 8
1902  499  1991 (58) 5
1903  500  1993 (57) 4
1904  524  2007 (56) 5
1905  558  2005 (54) 8
1906  546  2023 (53) 7
1907  570  2019 (53) 7
1908  563  2018 (53) 7
1909  616  2001 (54) 11
1910  610  1988 (61) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Chambers, John Dillon  
Born: 1842
Died: June 1930
 
Notes:
Possibly the 'G.D. Chambers' who played in the circulating chess game reported in the Chess Monthly of Sept. 1883 (see Chess Note 4652), but the first initial 'G' would then have to be an error.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 223
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 302
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 261, 956
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 67
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 192
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 45
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Blackburne in Sheffield]
   McGowan, Alan.  [John D Chambers]
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1895]
   Sericano, C.  [Belfast 1886]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4652. Chess by circulation]

Tournament data

Glasgow 1884     1st Scottish Championship     2.5  /  9
Edinburgh 1885     2nd Scottish Championship     6  /  11
Glasgow 1886     3rd Scottish Championship     4  /  11
Nottingham 1886 (1)     Counties Chess Association - Minor Tourney, Division I     1.5  /  6
Nottingham 1886 (5)     Counties Chess Association - Handicap Tournament    
  Chambers, J.D. - Job, J.     0 - 1          Chambers, J.D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Belfast 1886 (1)     2nd Irish Chess Association Congress     3  /  8
Belfast 1886 (2)     Handicap Tournament     7.5  /  13      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Edinburgh 1887     4th Scottish Championship     4.5  /  8
Stamford 1887 (3)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Chambers, J.D. - Mills, D.Y.     0 - 1          Mills, D.Y. gave odds of the move
Glasgow 1888 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Chambers, J.D. - Howard, F.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Glasgow 1888 (2)     5th Scottish Championship     1  /  5
Edinburgh 1889     6th Scottish Championship     6  /  10
Liverpool 1889 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Chambers, J.D. - Sugden, E.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
Dundee 1890     7th Scottish Championship     5.5  /  9
Glasgow 1891 (1)     8th Scottish Championship     5  /  5
Edinburgh 1892     9th Scottish Championship     6  /  11
Edinburgh 1895 (1)     12th Scottish Championship     2.5  /  7
Glasgow 1897     14th Scottish Championship     4.5  /  10
Liverpool 1897 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Chambers, J.D. - Rutherford, W.W.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1901 (1)     Lancashire - Cheshire County Match    
  Chambers, J.D. - Wellington, S.     0 - 1    
Glasgow 1901 (2)     18th Scottish Championship     2  /  7
Perth, Scotland 1902     19th Scottish Championship     3  /  5
Edinburgh 1903     20th Scottish Championship     1  /  4
Dundee 1904     21st Scottish Championship     3  /  5
Stirling 1905     22nd Scottish Championship     3  /  8
Glasgow 1906     23rd Scottish Championship     3.5  /  7
Edinburgh 1907     24th Scottish Championship     2.5  /  7
Dundee 1908     25th Scottish Championship     3.5  /  7
Glasgow 1909     26th Scottish Championship     4  /  11
Edinburgh 1910     27th Scottish Championship     3  /  9


Player information updated: 17 Dec. 2017