Horrocks, W.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  489  1740 (187) 2
1882  548  1743 (185) 0
1883  620  1746 (183) 1
1884  692  1743 (183) 0
1885  668  1739 (183) 0
1886  672  1735 (184) 0
1887  623  1731 (184) 0
1888  613  1727 (184) 0
1889  607  1723 (184) 0
1890  624  1719 (184) 0
1891  643  1715 (185) 0
1892  673  1711 (185) 0
1893  701  1707 (185) 0
1894  707  1704 (185) 0
1895  694  1700 (185) 0
1896  714  1696 (184) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Horrocks, W.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
I am guessing that the 'W. Horrocks' of Manchester in the early 1880s is the same as the 'W. Horrocks' in Sydney, Australia, in 1895-1896.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 20
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Feb. 1883, page 69
   [LW], 27 Jan. 1883
   [SyM], vol. 61, 25 Jan. 1896, page 198
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]

Tournament data

Stafford 1881     Birmingham - Manchester Athenaeum Club Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Simon (1)     1 - 1    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Craven, J.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1896 (1)     Sydney Club - School of Arts Club Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Millar, A.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 2 May 2017