Crosskill, Alfred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  386  2013 (172) 2
1884  417  2007 (172) 0
1885  439  2000 (173) 0
1886  443  1993 (174) 0
1887  453  1986 (175) 0
1888  445  1980 (175) 0
1889  457  1973 (176) 0
1890  479  1966 (176) 0
1891  499  1959 (177) 0
1892  529  1953 (177) 0
1893  551  1946 (177) 0
1894  567  1939 (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