Ridpath, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  499  1928 (97) 1
1882  521  1938 (89) 3
1883  587  1930 (86) 1
1884  646  1920 (83) 2
1885  648  1915 (81) 0
1886  646  1910 (78) 0
1887  631  1906 (72) 14
1888  640  1904 (82) 1
1889  625  1905 (91) 0
1890  658  1907 (99) 0
1891  665  1908 (105) 0
1892  699  1909 (111) 0
1893  714  1910 (117) 0
1894  729  1911 (121) 0
1895  733  1912 (126) 0
1896  722  1913 (130) 0
1897  724  1914 (134) 0
1898  725  1916 (137) 0
1899  746  1917 (140) 0
1900  748  1918 (143) 0
1901  761  1919 (146) 0
1902  763  1920 (148) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ridpath, Edward  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Chess Monthly has 'Ridpath' as does the British Chess Magazine of 1884, except on p.203, where it has 'Redpath'. The Chess Player's Chronicle of 13 Dec. 1881 (p.600) has 'Redpath'. Tim Harding also has 'Redpath' in his book on Blackburne (p.175).
 
References
Books
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 175
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 4, no. 5, May 1884, page 203
   [BCM], vol. 4, no. 6, June 1884, page 241
   [BCM], vol. 11, no. 4, Apr. 1891, page 146
   [CML], vol. 1, no. 3, Nov. 1879, page 66
   [CML], vol. 3, no. 10, June 1882, page 292
   [CML], vol. 5, no. 3, Nov. 1883, page 67
   [CPC], vol. 5, no. 98, 13 Dec. 1881, page 600
Web
   McAlister, David and Forster, Richard.  [Porterfield Rynd 1846-1917]

Tournament data

London, England 1881 (4)     City of London Club First Class - Fourth Class Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Blackburne, J.H.     0 - 1          Blackburne, J.H. gave odds of a knight
London, England 1882 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - 4th Class Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Piper, T.H.J.D.     1 - 0          Piper, T.H.J.D. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1882 (5)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Heaton, W.H.     1 - 0    
London, England 1882 (6)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Crosse, E.I.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Ridpath, E. - Britten, J.F.     1 - 0          Ridpath, E. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1883 (1)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Weall, S.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1884 (2)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Locock, C.D.     0 - 1    
London, England 1884 (12)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Locock, C.D.     0 - 1    
London, England 1887 (3)     British Chess Club Handicap     3  /  14      odds player in pawn and move class
Paris 1888 (3)     British Chess Club - Paris Cercle des Echecs Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Nodler     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1902 (2)     British Chess Club - Universities Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Prichard, A.I.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 19 Aug. 2022