Down, H.F.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  223  2004 (88) 1
1871  210  2021 (78) 5
1872  207  2031 (73) 9
1873  233  2025 (78) 0
1874  243  2020 (82) 7
1875  261  2006 (90) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Down, H.F.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Magazine of Mar. 1867 (p.72) has 'H.J. Down' in error.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 60, 958
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 122
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 72
   [Era], vol. 28, 25 Mar. 1866, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 56, 19 Mar. 1870, page 307
   [ILN], vol. 56, 21 May 1870, page 539
   [ILN], vol. 66, 20 Feb. 1875, page 187
   [ILN], vol. 68, 26 Feb. 1876, page 215
   [ILN], vol. 70, 24 Feb. 1877, page 191
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Feb. 1871, page 158
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The London-Vienna Correspondence Match (Part 1)], page 6
   Harding, Tim.  [Queens of Chess: Not Deadlier than the Male?], page 3
   Sarah.  [der Schwarze Tod]

Tournament data

London 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Down, H.F. - Ormond, R.     0 - 1    
London 1871 (3)     City of London Club Handicap - Section 3    
London 1871 (5)     City of London Club Handicap - Consolation Tournament    
  Down, H.F. - Chambers (1)     1.5 - 0.5          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Rudderforth     1 - 2    
London 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Zappert     2 - 1          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Mundell, W.H.A.     1 - 0          Mundell, W.H.A. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Potter, W.N.     0 - 1          Potter, W.N. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London 1872 (4)     British Chess Association Handicap Tournament    
  Down, H.F. - Eschwege, H.     0 - 1    
  Down, H.F. - Minchin, C.C.     0 - 1          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Burrell (1)     1 - 0          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Watts, J.J.     1 - 0    
  Down, H.F. - de Soyres, J.     0 - 1          de Soyres, J. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1874 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Connford     2.5 - 1.5          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Down, H.F. - Sothers     1 - 2          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Down, H.F. - Smith, E.     2 - 1          Down, H.F. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Down, H.F. - Zukertort, J.H.     0 - 2          Zukertort, J.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017