Piper, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1882  133  2236 (59) 7
1883  134  2256 (51) 25
1884  149  2252 (64) 0
1885  161  2248 (73) 0
1886  163  2245 (80) 0
1887  171  2241 (85) 0
1888  176  2238 (88) 0
1889  179  2234 (91) 0
1890  193  2231 (92) 0
1891  205  2227 (93) 0
1892  215  2224 (92) 0
1893  228  2220 (91) 0
1894  227  2216 (89) 0
1895  222  2213 (85) 0
1896  224  2209 (80) 32
1897  228  2203 (85) 0
1898  240  2197 (89) 12
1899  249  2193 (92) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Piper, Thomas Henry  
Born: 30 Jan. 1857
Died: 26 Nov. 1938
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 230
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 188
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 142
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 72, 23 Mar. 1878, page 279
Web
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Thomas Piper]
   Donaldson, John.  [History of the MI Chess Room], page 2
   Winter, Edward.  [Kasparov, Karpov and the Scotch]
   Wright, Stephen.  [BCCF E-mail Bulletin #5], page 4
   Wright, Stephen.  [BCCF E-mail Bulletin #93], page 4
   Wright, Stephen.  [Founding of the Victoria Chess Club]
   Wright, Stephen.  [A Tale of Three Cities: the 1895 Pacific Cable Matches]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Thomas H. Piper]

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

Piper, T.H. - Babson, J.N. 1896         (f)     7   -   2
Piper, T.H. - Punchard, C. 1896         (f)     4   -   1
Piper, T.H. - Chapman, W.C. 1896         (f)     12.5   -   5.5
Piper, T.H. - Dickey, W.A. 1898         (c)     7.5   -   1.5
Piper, T.H. - Peterson, A.F. 1898         (c)     2   -   1
Piper, T.H. - Lund, H.B. 1899         (c)     4.5   -   2.5

Tournament data

London 1882 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - 4th Class Match    
  Piper, T.H. - Ridpath, E.     0 - 1          Piper, T.H. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Piper, T.H. - Giuliano, J.     1 - 0          Piper, T.H. gave odds of a knight
  Piper, T.H. - Chappell, W.T.     1 - 0    
  Piper, T.H. - Blackburne, J.H.     1.5 - 1.5          Blackburne, J.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Piper, T.H. - Laws, B.G.     0 - 2          Piper, T.H. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1883 (6)     Vizayanagaram Tournament     16  /  25


Player information updated: 22 Feb. 2014