Archdall, Hewan




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  86  2260 (61) 9
1873  89  2265 (49) 12
1874  99  2246 (44) 25
1875  111  2235 (49) 18
1876  117  2226 (65) 0
1877  121  2218 (76) 0
1878  137  2209 (85) 0
1879  147  2201 (93) 0
1880  168  2193 (100) 0
1881  195  2184 (105) 0
1882  220  2176 (111) 0
1883  249  2167 (115) 0
1884  263  2159 (119) 0
1885  283  2151 (122) 0
1886  292  2142 (126) 0
1887  305  2134 (128) 0
1888  303  2125 (131) 0
1889  324  2117 (133) 0
1890  341  2109 (135) 0
1891  366  2100 (137) 0
1892  391  2092 (139) 0
1893  416  2083 (140) 0
1894  435  2075 (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
   [CPC], vol. 3, Oct. 1873, page 346
   [ILN], vol. 65, 24 Oct. 1874, page 403
   [ILN], vol. 71, 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
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: 30 Dec. 2020