Ridpath, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  404  1921 (98) 1
1882  429  1931 (90) 3
1883  511  1921 (87) 1
1884  563  1910 (85) 2
1885  562  1905 (83) 0
1886  558  1899 (80) 0
1887  549  1894 (75) 14
1888  539  1886 (86) 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, May 1884, page 203
   [BCM], vol. 4, June 1884, page 241
   [BCM], vol. 11, Apr. 1891, page 146
   [CML], vol. 1, Nov. 1879, page 66
   [CML], vol. 3, June 1882, page 292
   [CML], vol. 5, Nov. 1883, page 67
   [CPC], vol. 5, 13 Dec. 1881, page 600
Web
   McAlister, David and Forster, Richard.  [Porterfield Rynd 1846-1917]

Tournament data

London, England 1881 (3)     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    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018