Archdall, Hewan




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  88  2258 (61) 9
1873  89  2262 (50) 12
1874  96  2243 (44) 25
1875  104  2230 (50) 18
1876  110  2222 (65) 0
1877  112  2213 (76) 0
1878  122  2205 (85) 0
1879  133  2197 (93) 0
1880  154  2188 (100) 0
1881  176  2180 (106) 0
1882  198  2172 (111) 0
1883  224  2163 (115) 0
1884  238  2155 (119) 0
1885  261  2147 (123) 0
1886  270  2138 (126) 0
1887  289  2130 (129) 0
1888  286  2122 (131) 0
1889  304  2113 (133) 0
1890  319  2105 (135) 0
1891  340  2097 (137) 0
1892  358  2088 (139) 0
1893  380  2080 (140) 0
1894  400  2072 (141) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Archdall, Thomas Hewan  
   Also known as: Rev. H. Archdall; Archdale
Born: 1843
Died: 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
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 161
Periodicals
   [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]
   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 (1)     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 (3)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section B     6.5  /  9
Bristol 1873 (4)     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 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Archdall, T.H. - Lowe, H.F.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017