Coombe, E.A.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  167  2169 (143) 3
1873  171  2173 (144) 0
1874  166  2177 (144) 0
1875  176  2180 (144) 0
1876  165  2184 (144) 0
1877  156  2187 (144) 0
1878  156  2191 (143) 0
1879  156  2194 (143) 0
1880  167  2198 (142) 0
1881  174  2201 (141) 0
1882  180  2205 (140) 0
1883  198  2208 (139) 1
1884  217  2211 (139) 1
1885  211  2212 (140) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Coombe, E.A.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Information from Tim Harding gives both 'Coombe' and 'Coombes'. The 24 Mar. 1883 issue of Land and Water (p.231) has 'C.A. Coombe'. The 12 Apr. 1884 issue of Land and Water (p.346), the May 1884 issue of the Chess Monthly (p.260), and the 8 Apr. 1885 issue of the Chess Player's Chronicle (p.452) have 'E.A. Coombe'. The Era of 19 Nov. 1871 (p.2) has 'Coumbe'.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 85, 543
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 5, no. 9, May 1884, page 260
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1730, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [LW], 24 Mar. 1883, page 231
   [LW], 12 Apr. 1884, page 346
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 9, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Coombe, E.A. - Swyer, S.     1 - 2          Coombe, E.A. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1883 (1)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Coombe, E.A. - Wise, T.A.     1 - 0    
London, England 1884 (3)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Coombe, E.A. - Gwinner, H.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1885 (3)     City of London - Universities Match    
  Coombe, E.A. - Gwinner, H.G.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 27 Apr. 2021