Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  463  1798 (156) 3
1872  469  1798 (154) 0
1873  497  1798 (153) 0
1874  524  1798 (151) 0
1875  504  1798 (148) 0
1876  506  1799 (146) 0
1877  489  1799 (143) 0
1878  500  1799 (141) 0
1879  500  1799 (138) 0
1880  526  1799 (135) 0
1881  590  1799 (131) 0
1882  666  1800 (127) 0
1883  736  1800 (123) 0
1884  817  1800 (119) 0
1885  769  1800 (114) 0
1886  758  1800 (108) 0
1887  713  1801 (102) 0
1888  693  1801 (95) 0
1889  689  1801 (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
   [BLL], no. 2642, 18 Feb. 1871, page 9
   [ILN], vol. 58, no. 1653, 3 June 1871, page 555
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 34, 1 Feb. 1871, page 160
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 2, 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: 10 Aug. 2018