Ridpath, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  477  1939 (96) 1
1882  496  1950 (88) 3
1883  574  1941 (85) 1
1884  627  1930 (83) 2
1885  639  1925 (81) 0
1886  639  1919 (77) 0
1887  625  1914 (72) 14
1888  626  1913 (82) 1
1889  615  1914 (91) 0
1890  647  1915 (99) 0
1891  656  1916 (105) 0
1892  695  1917 (111) 0
1893  714  1918 (117) 0
1894  730  1919 (121) 0
1895  735  1920 (126) 0
1896  713  1921 (130) 0
1897  712  1922 (133) 0
1898  714  1923 (137) 0
1899  739  1924 (140) 0
1900  739  1925 (143) 0
1901  752  1926 (146) 0
1902  756  1927 (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