Morley, F.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  261  2005 (135) 6
1874  262  2008 (131) 0
1875  268  2010 (127) 0
1876  281  2013 (123) 0
1877  273  2015 (118) 0
1878  278  2018 (112) 0
1879  277  2021 (107) 0
1880  286  2023 (100) 1
1881  310  2026 (93) 2
1882  334  2026 (85) 2
1883  386  2024 (80) 3
1884  429  2005 (78) 4
1885  461  1985 (81) 0
1886  485  1965 (83) 4
1887  503  1945 (90) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Morley, F.  
Born: 1858
Died:
 
Notes:
The Ipswich Journal of 8 Nov. 1873 says that he was 'not more than 14 or 15 years of age', which puts his hear of birth somewhere near 1858. I am guessing that this was the F. Morley who played at Cambridge in the 1880s.
 
References
Books
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 193, 346
   Winter, Chess Explorations, page 186
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 5, May 1884, page 261
   [IJ], 8 Nov. 1873, page 8

Tournament data

Ipswich, Suffolk 1873 (3)     East Anglian Chess Tournament - Class II, Section II     4.5  /  6
London 1880     8th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Morley, F. - Taylor, C.     1 - 0    
London 1881 (4)     9th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Morley, F. - Taylor, C.     2 - 0    
London 1882 (7)     10th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Morley, F. - Wainwright, G.E.     0.5 - 1.5    
London 1883 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Morley, F. - Vyse, W.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1883 (3)     11th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Morley, F. - Locock, C.D.     1 - 1    
London 1884 (3)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Morley, F. - Chappell, W.T.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1884 (5)     12th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Morley, F. - Locock, C.D.     0 - 1    
London 1884 (6)     Universities - Brighton Club Match    
  Morley, F. - Pierce, W.T.     0.5 - 1.5    
Clifton 1886     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Morley, F. - Harsant, W.H.     0.5 - 1.5    
Bath 1886     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Morley, F. - Jones, G.H.D.     1 - 1    
Bath 1887     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Morley, F. - Stevenson, A.L.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 23 Mar. 2016