Metcalfe, Theophilus




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  243  1769 (164) 3
1862  242  1765 (165) 0
1863  235  1761 (166) 0
1864  249  1757 (168) 0
1865  296  1753 (169) 0
1866  342  1749 (170) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Metcalfe, Theophilus John  
   Also known as: Sir Theophilus Metcalfe
Born: 28 Nov. 1828
Died: 10 Nov. 1883
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Sir G. Metcalfe' in the Era of 10 Feb. 1861 (p.14) but corrected to 'Sir T. Metcalfe' in the 10 Mar. 1861 issue (p.15). The Chess Player's Magazine of Apr. 1866 (p.118) has 'Sir J.T. Metcalfe'. The Chess Players' Quarterly Chronicle of Oct. 1870 (vol.2, p.149) has 'Sir John Metcalfe'.
 
References
Books
   Stephen, Dictionary of National Biography, vol.37, page 308
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 2, Apr. 1866, page 107
   [CPM], vol. 2, Aug. 1866, page 233
   [CPQC], vol. 2, Oct. 1870, page 149
   [Era], vol. 23, 10 Feb. 1861, page 14
   [Era], vol. 23, 10 Mar. 1861, page 15
   [Era], vol. 23, 14 Apr. 1861, page 13
   [ILN], vol. 38, 23 Feb. 1861, page 177
   [TFF], 10 Feb. 1871

Tournament data

London 1861 (1)     Saint George's Chess Club Handicap Tournament    
  Metcalfe, T.J. - Hamilton, J.     1 - 0          Metcalfe, T.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Metcalfe, T.J. - Dawson, R.     1 - 2          Dawson, R. gave odds of pawn and move
London and Bristol 1866     St. George's Club - Bristol and Bath Clubs Telegraphic Match    
  Metcalfe, T.J. - Fedden, N.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018