Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  347  1809 (157) 3
1872  348  1809 (155) 0
1873  392  1809 (153) 0
1874  403  1809 (151) 0
1875  407  1809 (149) 0
1876  431  1809 (146) 0
1877  414  1809 (144) 0
1878  422  1809 (141) 0
1879  425  1809 (138) 0
1880  439  1809 (135) 0
1881  482  1809 (131) 0
1882  552  1809 (128) 0
1883  618  1809 (124) 0
1884  680  1809 (119) 0
1885  640  1809 (114) 0
1886  640  1809 (109) 0
1887  603  1809 (102) 0
1888  585  1808 (95) 0
1889  581  1808 (87) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Robertson, Walter W.  
   Also known as: Dr. Robertson
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The cover of the Jan. 1854 issue of the Chess Player's Chronicle lists 'Dr. Robinson' as secretary of the Edinburgh Club. By May, this had been changed to 'Dr. Robertson'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 231
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 58, 3 June 1871, page 555
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 June 1871, page 19
Web
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1895]

Tournament data

Edinburgh 1871     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Robertson, W.W. - Hunt, E.     2.5 - 0.5    
Edinburgh 1889     6th Scottish Championship     4  /  10


Player information updated: 23 Aug. 2013