Crake, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1875  436  1765 (147) 2
1876  449  1771 (144) 0
1877  429  1776 (140) 0
1878  430  1782 (136) 0
1879  419  1787 (132) 0
1880  436  1793 (128) 0
1881  474  1798 (123) 0
1882  522  1804 (118) 0
1883  589  1809 (112) 3
1884  642  1820 (112) 2
1885  624  1822 (117) 0
1886  628  1824 (121) 0
1887  593  1826 (125) 0
1888  569  1828 (128) 0
1889  566  1830 (131) 0
1890  582  1832 (134) 0
1891  593  1834 (137) 0
1892  621  1836 (139) 0
1893  639  1838 (142) 0
1894  648  1839 (144) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Crake, James  
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
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 4, 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. - Lowenthal, J.J.     0 - 2    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Crake, J. - Riddell, J.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1883 (2)     Manchester Athenaeum - Hull Church Institute Match    
  Crake, J. - Higginbotham, T.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1884     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Crake, J. - Holland, A.M.     1 - 1    
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Crake, J. - Peachey, H.W.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 31 Dec. 2014