Shoosmith, Hector




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1895  246  2225 (74) 12
1896  231  2239 (78) 0
1897  213  2253 (80) 0
1898  202  2268 (81) 0
1899  188  2282 (80) 0
1900  165  2296 (77) 0
1901  151  2310 (72) 0
1902  129  2324 (65) 0
1903  123  2338 (55) 0
1904  109  2352 (38) 28
1905  145  2336 (33) 32
1906  109  2362 (31) 40
1907  91  2378 (28) 73
1908  98  2367 (42) 11
1909  100  2373 (54) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Shoosmith, Hector William  
Born: 1877
Died: 31 Mar. 1912
 
Notes:
The clipping at Saunders' BritBase page has 'W.H. Shoosmith'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 316
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 969
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 389
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 445, 459, 580
   Hilbert, Napier, page 229
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 246
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 248
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Napier, W.E. - Shoosmith, H.W. 1904         (f)     3   -   1
Leonhardt, P.S. - Shoosmith, H.W. 1905         (f)     5.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

Brighton 1895     8th Sussex Chess Association Tournament     4  /  5
Hastings 1895 (2)     7th British Amateur Championship - Section II     3  /  7
Brighton 1904     Brighton Tournament     3.5  /  8
London, England 1904 (4)     City of London Club Tournament     11  /  16
London, England 1905 (1)     Cable Match Team Selection Tournament     3  /  5
London, England 1905 (3)     7th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     6.5  /  9
Southport 1905 (1)     2nd British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     2.5  /  11
London, England 1905 (4)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Shoosmith, H.W. - Greenwell, H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Tunbridge Wells 1906     8th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     6  /  8
Ostend 1906 (12)     Ostend Amateur Tournament A     10  /  18
Shrewsbury 1906 (1)     3rd British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7  /  11
London, England 1906     16th City of London Club Championship     8  /  13
Ostend 1907 (1)     Ostend Amateur Tournament     14  /  18
Ostend 1907 (3)     Ostend Master Tournament     9.5  /  27
London, England 1907 (5)     4th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     6  /  11
London, England 1907 (6)     17th City of London Club Championship     11.5  /  17
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (1)     5th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     5  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (4)     6th British Chess Federation Congress - First Class, Section C     10  /  11


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020