Lambert, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  89  2251 (62) 11
1874  92  2239 (62) 6
1875  98  2231 (63) 0
1876  105  2224 (61) 14
1877  101  2225 (66) 0
1878  101  2227 (69) 0
1879  101  2229 (68) 0
1880  111  2230 (65) 0
1881  124  2232 (58) 5
1882  119  2254 (48) 11
1883  129  2261 (39) 32
1884  162  2234 (45) 10
1885  151  2261 (50) 7
1886  159  2249 (56) 1
1887  157  2256 (59) 0
1888  153  2263 (57) 2
1889  170  2252 (53) 2
1890  178  2256 (45) 20
1891  195  2242 (46) 10
1892  212  2226 (47) 8
1893  244  2197 (50) 7
1894  250  2188 (53) 1
1895  238  2198 (51) 7
1896  232  2201 (51) 8
1897  236  2193 (52) 10
1898  249  2189 (57) 0
1899  256  2185 (57) 0
1900  250  2182 (52) 13
1901  263  2186 (56) 1
1902  253  2199 (55) 14
1903  297  2178 (58) 15
1904  318  2170 (71) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lambert, Charles James  
Born: 1850
Died: 1915
 
Notes:
Devon chess website says died 'c.1915'. Forster gives dates as 'c1851-?'.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 96, 962
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 237
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 197
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 59, 9 Dec. 1871, page 555
   [ILN], vol. 61, 16 Nov. 1872, page 479
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The Pierce Brothers and the English Mechanic], page 3
   Jones, Robert H.  [No. 2: Charles James Lambert]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Lambert, C.J. - Bowles, H.L. 1881         (c)     2.5   -   2.5

Tournament data

Bristol 1873 (1)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Lambert, C.J. - Wayte, W.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Lambert, C.J. - de Soyres, J.     0 - 1    
Bristol 1873 (3)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section B     5.5  /  9
London 1874 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Lambert, C.J. - Beveridge (2)     1 - 1          Lambert, C.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Lambert, C.J. - Rippin, E.C.     2 - 0          Lambert, C.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Lambert, C.J. - Manning, J.A.     2 - 0          Lambert, C.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Lambert, C.J. - Rippin, G.H.     1 - 1          Lambert, C.J. gave odds of pawn and move
Cheltenham 1876 (2)     7th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Class     12  /  15
Manchester 1882 (2)     12th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class II     8.5  /  11
London 1883 (6)     Vizayanagaram Tournament     16.5  /  25
Birmingham 1883 (1)     13th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Section A     3.5  /  7
Bath 1884 (4)     14th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 2     3  /  10
Hereford 1885 (2)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class IB     3.5  /  5
Hereford 1885 (6)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Lambert, C.J. - Hill, W.E.     1 - 0          Lambert, C.J. gave odds of pawn and move
  Lambert, C.J. - Jacobs, H.L.     1 - 0    
London 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Stevens, S.J.     0 - 1    
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Chappell, W.T.     1 - 0    
London 1888 (2)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Wainwright, G.E.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Mocatta, A.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1889 (4)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Wainwright, G.E.     0 - 1    
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Block, T.     0 - 1    
Cambridge 1890 (2)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 2     9  /  10
Manchester 1890 (3)     6th British Chess Association Tournament - Amateur Championship     7.5  /  11
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Vyse, W.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Oxford 1891 (1)     Counties Chess Association - Class I, Division I     4.5  /  9
Brighton 1892 (1)     Counties Chess Association Tournament     4  /  8
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Jones, F.G.     0 - 1    
Woodhall Spa 1893 (1)     Counties Chess Association - Class I, Section A     1.5  /  7
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Foster, F.E.     0 - 1    
Hastings 1895 (4)     7th British Amateur Championship - Section IV     3  /  7
Clifton 1896 (1)     Southern Counties Congress - Class I     3.5  /  8
Southampton 1897     Southern Counties' Chess Union Tournament     3.5  /  10
Bath 1900 (1)     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament - Class I     5.5  /  13
Devon or Somerset (?) 1901     Devon - Somerset Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Sherrard, C.H.     0 - 1    
Plymouth 1902 (1)     Devon and Cornwall Tournament - Class I     6  /  6
Exeter 1902     Devon County Championship     8  /  9
Exeter 1903     2nd Devon Congress - County Championship     6.5  /  7
Plymouth 1903 (1)     Southern Counties Chess Union Congress - Class I, Section A     2.5  /  8
Taunton 1904     Devon - Somerset Match    
  Lambert, C.J. - Moore, H.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 28 May 2016