Wayte, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1852  11  2507 (80) 11
1853  13  2491 (82) 0
1854  11  2475 (82) 0
1855  15  2458 (81) 3
1856  19  2443 (84) 0
1857  25  2429 (86) 0
1858  32  2414 (86) 0
1859  41  2399 (85) 0
1860  46  2384 (83) 0
1861  49  2369 (80) 3
1862  56  2359 (80) 0
1863  54  2350 (78) 0
1864  54  2341 (75) 0
1865  57  2331 (70) 0
1866  58  2322 (62) 7
1867  54  2334 (60) 0
1868  50  2346 (53) 12
1869  50  2334 (53) 4
1870  53  2340 (51) 9
1871  49  2346 (49) 9
1872  46  2355 (47) 12
1873  45  2367 (45) 14
1874  49  2353 (44) 13
1875  57  2332 (44) 13
1876  50  2361 (43) 13
1877  50  2356 (40) 29
1878  49  2352 (41) 25
1879  59  2338 (45) 12
1880  69  2321 (46) 10
1881  74  2337 (47) 10
1882  74  2351 (47) 10
1883  78  2371 (49) 0
1884  70  2392 (43) 18
1885  68  2395 (41) 26
1886  82  2374 (47) 11
1887  81  2375 (56) 1
1888  75  2379 (61) 2
1889  82  2370 (64) 2
1890  89  2358 (68) 0
1891  106  2345 (69) 1
1892  123  2331 (69) 0
1893  131  2316 (67) 8
1894  148  2292 (76) 0
1895  172  2267 (83) 0
1896  192  2242 (89) 1
1897  204  2226 (96) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Wayte, William  
   Also known as: Rev. W. Wayte; Prof. Wayte; Rev. Prof. Wayte; W.H.C.
Born: 4 Sep. 1829
Died: 3 May 1898
 
Notes:
The Report of the Manchester Meeting of 1857 has 'Rev. W.W. Wayte' on p.5, but 'Wayte Rev. W.' on p.41.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association, Manchester 1857 Report, page 5, 41
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 105, 971
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 68, 458
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 107, 144
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 67, 540
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 89, 195, 233, 289
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page lxii
Periodicals
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CP], vol. 2, 6 Mar. 1852, page 79
   [CPC], vol. 1, Feb. 1853, page 60
   [CPC], vol. 1, Apr. 1853, page 123
   [CPC], vol. 3, June 1861, page 169
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 Aug. 1867, page 252
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Dec. 1869, page 315
   [ILN], vol. 27, 14 July 1855, page 43
   [ILN], vol. 40, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [ILN], vol. 49, 18 Aug. 1866, page 171
   [ILN], vol. 69, 30 Sep. 1876, page 327
   [ILN], vol. 71, 11 Aug. 1877, page 143
   [LiM], vol. 47, 7 Aug. 1857, page 12
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [Conflict on - and off - the Chessboard], page 3
   Hilbert, John S.  [The Reverend Charles Edward Ranken and Mid-Victorian Correspondence Chess]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Rev. William Wayte]
   Sericano, C.  [Bristol 1861]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Early World Rankings], page 7

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

Lowenthal, J.J. - Wayte, W. 1852 (1)         (f)     0   -   6      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Lowenthal, J.J. - Wayte, W. 1852 (2)         (f)     1.5   -   3.5      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of the exchange
Lowenthal, J.J. - Wayte, W. 1855         (c)     1   -   2      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of pawn and move
Wayte, W. - Watkinson, J. 1868         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Wayte, W. - Deacon, F.H. 1868         (c)     2   -   0
Wayte, W. - Minchin, J.I. 1877         (f)     11.5   -   7.5
de Soyres, J. - Wayte, W. 1880         (f)     3   -   1
Wayte, W. - Minchin, J.I. 1885         (f)     7   -   2
Wayte, W. - Thorold, E. 1885         (f)     9   -   7

Tournament data

Bristol and London 1861     Bristol - London telegraph match    
  Wayte, W. - Wormald, R.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Bristol 1861 (1)     4th British Chess Association Congress - Grand Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Hampton, T.I.     1 - 0    
  Wayte, W. - Boden, S.S.     0 - 1    
Redcar 1866 (1)     North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 1st Class Tournament     2  /  7
York 1868 (2)     1st Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting, 1st Class     6.5  /  9
York 1869 (1)     Yorkshire Chess Association - 1st Class Tournament     1.5  /  3
York 1869 (2)     Yorkshire Chess Association - Handicap Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Ball, A.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Newcastle 1870     1st Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     6.5  /  9
Malvern 1871 (1)     2nd Counties Chess Association Meeting, 3rd British Chess Association Challenge Cup     6.5  /  9
Malvern 1872 (1)     3rd Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     8.5  /  12
Bristol 1873 (1)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Lambert, C.J.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Wayte, W. - Burt, J.N. (1)     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Wayte, W. - Tibbits, N.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Wayte, W. - Fisher, B.W.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Wayte, W. - Moseley, L.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Bristol 1873 (2)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A     6  /  8
Bristol 1873 (4)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A/B play-offs    
  Wayte, W. - Archdall, T.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1874 (2)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     5.5  /  9
Birmingham 1874 (4)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap    
  Wayte, W. - Breese, E.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Wayte, W. - Fry, H.A.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Wayte, W. - Ranken, C.E.     1 - 0    
  Wayte, W. - de Soyres, J.     0.5 - 0.5          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Glasgow 1875 (1)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Scotland - England Match    
  Wayte, W. - Meikle, C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Glasgow 1875 (2)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Provincial Champion's Cup     5.5  /  11
Glasgow 1875 (3)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Allaire, J.E.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Cheltenham 1876 (3)     7th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Provincial Champion's Cup     9  /  12
London 1876 (11)     Saint George's - West End Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Potter, W.N.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1877 (1)     Counties Chess Association - 1st Class     7  /  9
  Wayte, W. - Jenkin, J.     0 - 1    
London 1878 (2)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     13  /  14
London 1878 (3)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I     6  /  11
London 1879 (3)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     9  /  12
Boston, England 1880     10th Counties Chess Association Meeting     4  /  6
London 1881 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - MacDonnell, G.A.     0 - 1    
Leamington 1881     11th Counties Chess Association Meeting     7  /  9
London 1882 (9)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     6.5  /  10
London 1884 (7)     Saint George's Club - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Fedden, N.     1.5 - 0.5    
London 1884 (8)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     5.5  /  10
Bath 1884 (2)     14th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 1     5  /  6
London 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Potter, W.N.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Hooke, G.A.     0 - 1    
London 1886 (4)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     5  /  10
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Pollock, W.H.K.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Block, T.     1 - 0    
London 1888 (2)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Hoffer, L.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Loman, R.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1889 (4)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Guest, A.A.G.     1 - 0    
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Eckenstein, E.     1 - 0    
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Jones, Ed.O.     1 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Wayte, W. - Owen, J.     1 - 0    
Woodhall Spa 1893 (1)     Counties Chess Association - Class I, Section A     3.5  /  7
London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Wayte, W. - Loman, R.J.     0 - 1    
London 1897 (2)     City of London Club - St. George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - van Lennep, N.W.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018