Gaunt, Edwin




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  256  1964 (121) 1
1873  276  1966 (117) 0
1874  278  1967 (112) 1
1875  288  1963 (109) 0
1876  313  1959 (105) 2
1877  304  1957 (104) 2
1878  322  1936 (107) 0
1879  341  1915 (108) 0
1880  374  1893 (109) 0
1881  427  1872 (110) 0
1882  491  1850 (110) 1
1883  570  1834 (112) 0
1884  641  1818 (113) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Gaunt, Edwin  
   Also known as: Sir Edwin Gaunt; Ald. Gaunt
Born: 7 July 1818
Died: 21 Aug. 1903
 
Notes:
Name given in the 6 June 1874 issue of the Illustrated London News (p.547) as 'E. Gaunt' in one place and 'E. Grant' in another.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 134
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 64, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [ILN], vol. 72, 11 May 1878, page 446
   [LeM], vol. 109, 13 May 1872, page 3
   [LW], 22 Mar. 1884, page 274
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Sir Edwin Gaunt]

Tournament data

Leeds 1872 (3)     17th West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting, Tournament 3    
  Gaunt, E. - Finlinson, A.     1 - 0    
  Gaunt, E. - Ramsden, J.W.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1873     Leeds Club - Leeds Church Institute Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Gibson (1)     3 - 0    
Bradford 1874     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - McKinley, W.     1 - 0    
Huddersfield 1874     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Elliott, J.     0 - 3    
Leeds 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Fieldsend, W.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Glaiser     0 - 3    
Leeds 1877     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - North, O.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1882 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Hall, J.E.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds - Bradford Exchange Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Fieldsend, T.     0 - 2    
Leeds 1884 (4)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting - Class III    
  Gaunt, E. - Stead, E.B.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 23 Mar. 2016