Harrison, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1887  778  1761 (90) 9
1888  760  1786 (92) 0
1889  719  1812 (92) 0
1890  743  1837 (90) 0
1891  711  1863 (88) 0
1892  720  1888 (84) 1
1893  728  1900 (80) 2
1894  724  1918 (77) 7
1895  709  1928 (81) 1
1896  692  1932 (85) 0
1897  694  1935 (87) 0
1898  694  1939 (88) 0
1899  704  1942 (88) 0
1900  704  1946 (86) 0
1901  718  1949 (83) 7
1902  728  1952 (88) 1
1903  730  1948 (93) 0
1904  776  1943 (98) 0
1905  794  1939 (101) 0
1906  815  1935 (104) 0
1907  836  1930 (106) 0
1908  842  1926 (107) 0
1909  929  1922 (108) 0
1910  919  1917 (108) 0
1911  951  1913 (107) 5
1912  954  1895 (112) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Harrison, William Frank  
Born: 4 Apr. 1866
Died:
 
Notes:
The South Australian Weekly Journal of 20 Aug. 1887 (p.16) has 'F. Harrison', but the Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser of 20 Aug. 1887 (p.413) and Di Felice have 'W.F. Harrison', and OzBase and the Australian Chess Annual (p.61) have 'William Frank Harrison'.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 61
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 306
Periodicals
   [SAR], vol. 59, no. 14777, 24 Mar. 1894, page 7
   [SAWC], vol. 30, no. 1513, 20 Aug. 1887, page 16
   [SMNA], vol. 44, no. 1415, 20 Aug. 1887, page 413
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd VIC v SA Telegraphic Match 1893]

Tournament data

Adelaide 1887 (2)     Australian Jubilee Congress - Minor Tournament     4  /  9
Melbourne and Adelaide 1892     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Harrison, W.F. - Witton, J.G.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Adelaide 1893     5th New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Harrison, W.F. - Wallace, A.E.N.     0 - 1    
Melbourne and Adelaide 1893     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Harrison, W.F. - Hodgson, R.L.     0 - 1    
Adelaide 1894     1st South Australia Championship     3.5  /  7
Sydney and Adelaide 1895     New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Harrison, W.F. - Scott, P.M.     1 - 0    
Adelaide 1901 (1)     5th South Australia Championship     4  /  7
Adelaide and Perth, Western Australia 1902     1st South Australia - Western Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Harrison, W.F. - Colebatch, H.P.     1 - 0    
Adelaide 1911     7th South Australia Championship     4  /  5
Adelaide and Perth, Western Australia 1912     2nd South Australia - Western Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Harrison, W.F. - Watson, E.H.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 6 May 2022