Crosskill, Alfred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  392  2015 (172) 2
1884  422  2008 (172) 0
1885  436  2001 (173) 0
1886  440  1995 (174) 0
1887  452  1988 (175) 0
1888  449  1981 (175) 0
1889  457  1974 (176) 0
1890  484  1967 (176) 0
1891  505  1961 (177) 0
1892  538  1954 (177) 0
1893  561  1947 (177) 0
1894  571  1940 (178) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Crosskill, Alfred  
   Also known as: Euclid
Born: 1829
Died: 5 May 1904
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Chronicle of Nov. 1852 has on p.343 both 'Crosskill' and 'Alfred Croskell'. The Chess Player's Magazine of Sept. 1863 (p.89) has 'Croskill'. Gaige gives date of birth as 21-04-1829, but Steve Mann indicates that this was a date of baptism and gives date of birth as 1828-1829.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 78
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 82
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xviii
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 32
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 125
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Feb. 1883, page 68
   [CPC], vol. 13, Nov. 1852, page 343
   [CPM], vol. 1, Sep. 1863, page 89
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Alfred Crosskill]
   Winter, Edward.  [Royal Walkabouts]

Tournament data

Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Crosskill, A. - Steinkuhler, A.     2 - 0    
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Crosskill, A. - Woodgate, W.B.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 28 May 2016