Coombe, C.A.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  211  2092 (151) 3
1873  218  2093 (152) 0
1874  216  2093 (152) 0
1875  224  2093 (152) 0
1876  237  2094 (152) 0
1877  228  2094 (153) 0
1878  236  2094 (153) 0
1879  236  2095 (152) 0
1880  247  2095 (152) 0
1881  276  2095 (152) 0
1882  293  2096 (151) 0
1883  328  2096 (151) 1
1884  346  2093 (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