Balson, H.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1882  329  2019 (124) 2
1883  384  2017 (123) 0
1884  411  2015 (121) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Balson, H.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
I am guessing that the 'H. Batson' listed as playing for Derbyshire in the 19 Nov. 1884 issue of the Derby Mercury was 'H. Balson'.
 
References
Books
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 121
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 6, 13 Dec. 1882, page 592
   [DM], 19 Nov. 1884
   [LW], 14 Jan. 1882
   [LW], 16 Dec. 1882, page 488
Web
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4652. Chess by circulation]

Tournament data

Derby 1882 (1)     Nottingham Mechanics Institute - Derby Club Match    
  Balson, H. - Mellor, E.     0 - 2    
Derby 1882 (2)     Nottingham - Midland Railway Institute Match    
  Balson, H. - Marriott, T.W.     1 - 1    
Sheffield 1884     Derbyshire - Sheffield and District Chess Association Match    
  Balson, H. - Foster, F.E.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leicester 1884     Leicestershire - Derbyshire County Match    
  Balson, H. - Finch (1)     0.5 - 1.5    
Bradford 1884 (8)     Bradford Meeting - Section VIII (Class A)    
  Balson, H. - Spencer, T.     1 - 0    
Nottingham 1886 (7)     Nottingham Local Handicap Tournament     3.5  /  9
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Balson, H. - Kenny, W.C.     0 - 1    
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Balson, H. - Evans, G.C.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 28 May 2016