Lewis, R.


Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  440  1964 (159) 2
1884  474  1963 (157) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lewis, R.  
Born: 1840
Died: 10 May 1895
 
Notes:
Is this the Lewis who played in a blindfold exhibition by Blackburne in Manchester in 1862 (see the Era, 16 Feb. 1862, p.14)?
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 248
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Feb. 1883, page 69
   [LW], 27 Jan. 1883
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1878: Bradford v Manchester Athenaeum]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]

Tournament data

Bradford 1878     Bradford - Manchester Athenaeum Club Match    
  Lewis, R. - Ampt, C.O.B.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Lewis, R. - Nachbar, N.     1 - 1    
Manchester 1884     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Lewis, R. - Scholefield, W.R.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 29 Aug. 2015