Crake, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1875  412  1875 (133) 2
1876  422  1884 (129) 0
1877  402  1892 (125) 0
1878  405  1900 (120) 0
1879  405  1908 (115) 0
1880  415  1917 (110) 0
1881  460  1925 (103) 0
1882  491  1933 (96) 2
1883  567  1926 (92) 3
1884  589  1933 (92) 2
1885  586  1939 (97) 0
1886  570  1944 (100) 0
1887  554  1950 (103) 0
1888  539  1955 (106) 0
1889  534  1961 (107) 0
1890  553  1966 (108) 0
1891  560  1972 (109) 0
1892  569  1977 (109) 1
1893  580  1981 (111) 0
1894  578  1985 (113) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Crake, James A.  
Born: 1847
Died: 14 Nov. 1929
 
Notes:
Steve Mann gives date of baptism as 23-12-1847, so I presume he was born in 1847.
 
References
Books
   Nottingham Chess Club, Nottingham Club Minutes Book
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 200
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 4, no. 12, Dec. 1884, page 440
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1880: Edmund Thorold visit to Hull]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1888: Edmund Thorold visit to Hull]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - James Crake]

Tournament data

Grimsby 1875     Grimsby - Hull Church Institute Club Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Lowenthal, J.J.     0 - 2    
Leeds 1882 (4)     Leeds - Hull Church Institute Club Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Cunningham, J.G.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Riddell, J.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1883 (3)     Manchester Athenaeum - Hull Church Institute Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Higginbotham, T.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1884     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Holland, A.M.     1 - 1    
Nottingham 1892 (1)     Nottingham Club - Hull United Liberal Club Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Gerard, T.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Nottingham 1894 (1)     Nottingham Club - Hull United Liberal Club Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Marriott, T.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Crake, J.A. - Peachey, H.W.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 27 Oct. 2019