Gaunt, Edwin




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  406  1920 (104) 2
1873  425  1920 (101) 0
1874  451  1920 (96) 1
1875  479  1913 (92) 0
1876  471  1905 (88) 3
1877  449  1899 (88) 2
1878  462  1879 (90) 0
1879  486  1858 (91) 2
1880  524  1844 (93) 0
1881  607  1830 (94) 0
1882  680  1816 (94) 1
1883  755  1808 (95) 0
1884  842  1799 (94) 5

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
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 10, Aug. 1873, page 314
   [HCM], vol. 1, no. 10, July 1873, page 206
   [HCM], vol. 3, no. 8, May 1875, page 162
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1815, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [ILN], vol. 72, no. 2028, 11 May 1878, page 446
   [LeM], vol. 109, no. 10636, 13 May 1872, page 3
   [LW], 22 Mar. 1884, page 274
   [WP], vol. 9, no. 2, 1 June 1876, page 26
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 (1)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - McKinley, W.     1 - 0    
Huddersfield 1874 (1)     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Elliott, J.     0 - 3    
Leeds 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Fieldsend, T.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Glaiser     0 - 3    
Halifax 1876 (3)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 2nd Class Tournament    
  Gaunt, E. - Waight, H.H.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1877     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - North, O.     2 - 0    
Manchester 1879     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Giltay, K.M.     0 - 2    
Leeds 1882 (5)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Hall, J.E.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Knowles, F.     1.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1884 (3)     Leeds - Bradford Exchange Match    
  Gaunt, E. - Fieldsend, T.     0 - 2    
Leeds 1884 (6)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting - Class III    
  Gaunt, E. - Stead, E.B.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2023