Archdall, Hewan




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  100  2271 (61) 9
1873  103  2276 (49) 12
1874  113  2257 (44) 27
1875  122  2246 (49) 18
1876  124  2237 (64) 0
1877  122  2228 (76) 0
1878  131  2219 (85) 0
1879  143  2210 (93) 0
1880  165  2201 (100) 0
1881  196  2192 (105) 0
1882  212  2183 (110) 0
1883  240  2174 (115) 0
1884  270  2165 (119) 0
1885  289  2156 (122) 0
1886  296  2147 (126) 0
1887  321  2138 (128) 0
1888  318  2128 (131) 0
1889  327  2119 (133) 0
1890  361  2110 (135) 0
1891  384  2101 (137) 0
1892  418  2092 (139) 0
1893  446  2083 (140) 0
1894  469  2074 (141) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Archdall, Thomas Hewan  
   Also known as: Rev. H. Archdall; Archdale
Born: 12 Apr. 1843
Died: 23 June 1924
 
Notes:
The Illustrated London News, 24 Oct. 1874, p.403, has Rev. T.H. Archdall, but in the 15 Aug. 1874 issue, p.164, it has Rev. H. Archdale. Harding gives T.H. Archdall, but in personal communication he says that Archdall changed the spelling of his surname at some point to 'Archdale'. Sergeant (p.161) has 'Rev. J.H. Archdall'. Forster (p.86) gives his date of birth as 1844; Harding (personal communication) gives date of birth as 1843 and date of death as 1924.
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 39
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 56, 86, 954
   Harding, Doctoral thesis, page 176
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 266
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 113, 209, 571
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 161
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 11, Dec. 1874, page 284
   [CLCM], vol. 2, no. 6, July 1875, page 182
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 11, Oct. 1873, page 346
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 10, Aug. 1875, page 312
   [ILN], vol. 65, no. 1835, 24 Oct. 1874, page 403
   [ILN], vol. 71, no. 2002, 24 Nov. 1877, page 511
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Chess Book Heaven at the Royal Dutch Library], page 4
   Hilbert, John S.  [The Reverend Charles Edward Ranken and Mid-Victorian Correspondence Chess]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Rev. Thomas Hewan Archdall]
   Sericano, C.  [Glasgow 1875]

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

Archdall, T.H. - Murray, A.K. 1875         (f)     3.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Malvern 1872 (2)     3rd Counties Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Class     8  /  9
Bristol 1873 (2)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Archdall, T.H. - Coker, J.     0 - 1    
  Archdall, T.H. - Fawn, J.     1 - 0          Archdall, T.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Archdall, T.H. - Fisher, B.W.     0 - 1    
Bristol 1873 (4)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section B     6.5  /  9
Bristol and Lincoln 1873     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A/B play-offs    
  Archdall, T.H. - Wayte, W.     0.5 - 0.5    
Liverpool 1874     Liverpool Club Handicap     8.5  /  15      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Manchester 1874 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Archdall, T.H. - Wood, E.H.     1.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1874 (2)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     6.5  /  9
Birmingham 1874 (4)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap    
  Archdall, T.H. - Fry, H.A.     0 - 1          Archdall, T.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Glasgow 1875 (1)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Scotland - England Match    
  Archdall, T.H. - Moffat, R.S.     1 - 0    
Glasgow 1875 (2)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Provincial Champion's Cup     6  /  11
Glasgow 1875 (3)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Archdall, T.H. - Steigman, J.     1 - 0          Archdall, T.H. gave odds of pawn and move
  Archdall, T.H. - Burn, A.     0 - 1          Burn, A. gave odds of a pawn for the move
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Archdall, T.H. - Lowe, H.F.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022