Erskine, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  203  2139 (71) 13
1882  208  2143 (70) 2
1883  229  2150 (66) 2
1884  223  2160 (61) 4
1885  233  2166 (52) 36
1886  245  2156 (62) 0
1887  267  2145 (69) 0
1888  270  2135 (72) 0
1889  281  2125 (73) 0
1890  306  2115 (72) 0
1891  328  2105 (68) 8
1892  340  2104 (74) 0
1893  346  2104 (78) 0
1894  356  2103 (80) 0
1895  343  2103 (81) 0
1896  344  2103 (80) 0
1897  336  2102 (77) 0
1898  348  2102 (73) 0
1899  355  2102 (66) 10
1900  343  2114 (70) 0
1901  338  2126 (71) 0
1902  328  2139 (70) 0
1903  325  2151 (67) 0
1904  326  2163 (60) 16

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Erskine, Henry  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Full name from personal correspondence from Tim Harding.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 224
   Rowland, Pollock Memories, page 55
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 321
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Apr. 1883, page 145
   [BCM], vol. 11, Sep. 1891, page 405
   [LW], 25 Feb. 1882
   [LW], 24 Mar. 1883, page 230
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Early Games of Chess by Telephone], page 8

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

Bowley, A.A. - Erskine, H. 1881         (f)     7.5   -   5.5
Erskine, H. - Butler, H.W. 1885 (1)         (f)     9.5   -   8.5
Erskine, H. - Butler, H.W. 1885 (2)         (f)     3.5   -   7.5

Tournament data

Chichester 1882     Brighton Club - Chichester Club Match    
  Erskine, H. - Moore (2)     1 - 1    
Brighton 1883     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Erskine, H. - Womersley, F.W.     1 - 1    
London 1884 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Erskine, H. - Carr, G.S.     1.5 - 0.5    
Havant 1884     Brighton - Southampton Club Match    
  Erskine, H. - Sloper, G.R.     2 - 0    
London 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Erskine, H. - Gover, F.F.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (1)     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Erskine, H. - McArthur, W. (1)     0.5 - 1.5    
London 1885 (4)     Universities - Brighton Club Match    
  Erskine, H. - Wainwright, G.E.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Erskine, H. - Burroughs, F.C.     1 - 0    
Oxford 1891 (2)     Counties Chess Association - Class I, Division II     5  /  7
  Erskine, H. - Rumboll, A.     0 - 1    
London 1899 (2)     London Minor Tournament     3  /  11
London 1904 (2)     14th City of London Club Championship     7  /  15
London 1904 (3)     City of London Club - Manchester Club Match    
  Erskine, H. - Brodsky, A.D.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 31 Jul. 2016