Coombe, C.A.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  207  2094 (151) 3
1873  212  2095 (152) 0
1874  211  2095 (152) 0
1875  214  2095 (152) 0
1876  231  2095 (153) 0
1877  220  2096 (153) 0
1878  223  2096 (153) 0
1879  227  2096 (153) 0
1880  243  2097 (152) 0
1881  274  2097 (152) 0
1882  284  2097 (151) 0
1883  317  2098 (151) 1
1884  329  2095 (151) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Coombe, C.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) and the May 1884 issue of the Chess Monthly (p.260) 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, May 1884, page 260
   [Era], vol. 34, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [LW], 24 Mar. 1883, page 231
   [LW], 12 Apr. 1884, page 346
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153

Tournament data

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


Player information updated: 5 May 2020