Robertson, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  347  1808 (157) 3
1872  348  1808 (155) 0
1873  392  1808 (153) 0
1874  404  1808 (151) 0
1875  408  1808 (149) 0
1876  431  1808 (146) 0
1877  418  1808 (144) 0
1878  422  1808 (141) 0
1879  427  1808 (138) 0
1880  442  1808 (135) 0
1881  482  1808 (131) 0
1882  553  1808 (128) 0
1883  619  1807 (124) 0
1884  682  1807 (119) 0
1885  641  1807 (114) 0
1886  641  1807 (108) 0
1887  603  1807 (102) 0
1888  585  1807 (95) 0
1889  583  1807 (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