Borthwick, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1897  755  1898 (76) 9
1898  727  1915 (78) 0
1899  717  1932 (79) 0
1900  692  1949 (78) 0
1901  680  1966 (75) 0
1902  680  1983 (70) 0
1903  654  2000 (62) 4
1904  706  1988 (57) 5
1905  740  1980 (51) 8
1906  771  1969 (48) 18
1907  806  1954 (56) 7
1908  807  1948 (66) 0
1909  895  1941 (73) 0
1910  887  1934 (78) 0
1911  930  1927 (81) 0
1912  907  1921 (82) 0
1913  913  1914 (82) 0
1914  852  1907 (80) 0
1915  805  1901 (77) 7
1916  802  1888 (82) 0
1917  819  1875 (86) 0
1918  854  1862 (88) 0
1919  862  1849 (89) 0
1920  955  1836 (89) 0
1921  1031  1823 (88) 0
1922  994  1811 (86) 0
1923  1123  1798 (82) 7
1924  1196  1777 (86) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Borthwick, James  
Born: 3 Mar. 1866
Died: 4 Aug. 1932
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 301
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 319
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 955
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 48
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 501
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 35
Periodicals
   [FH], 3 May 1905, page 8
Web
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1903]
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1907]

Tournament data

Glasgow 1897     14th Scottish Championship     1.5  /  8
Liverpool 1897 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Borthwick, J. - Shaw, J.H.     1 - 0    
Edinburgh 1903     20th Scottish Championship     3  /  4
Dundee 1904     21st Scottish Championship     2  /  5
Stirling 1905     22nd Scottish Championship     4  /  8
Glasgow 1906     23rd Scottish Championship     2  /  7
Shrewsbury 1906 (3)     3rd British Chess Federation Congress - First Class Amateur Tournament     4.5  /  11
Edinburgh 1907     24th Scottish Championship     2  /  7
Glasgow 1915     32nd Scottish Championship     2  /  7
Glasgow 1923     36th Scottish Championship     1.5  /  7
Dundee 1924     37th Scottish Championship     1  /  7


Player information updated: 1 Feb. 2023