Buchanan, Sidney




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  816  1810 (100) 4
1885  746  1835 (95) 6
1886  736  1841 (97) 1
1887  698  1836 (100) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Buchanan, Sidney James  
Born: 25 July 1864
Died: 21 Jan. 1938
 
Notes:
Land and Water (1 Mar. 1884, p.203) has 'S.T. Buchanan'.
 
References
Books
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 347
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 6, no. 5, May 1886, page 173
   [LW], 1 Mar. 1884, page 203
   [WDP], 16 Nov. 1885
Web
   Saunders, John.  [Varsity Oxford-Cambridge Match: Pen Pictures of Players]

Tournament data

Oxford 1884 (1)     Oxford University - Oxford City Club Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Thompson, W.A.     1 - 1    
Reading 1884     Oxford University - Southampton Club Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Fewings, J.     0 - 2    
London, England 1885 (3)     City of London - Universities Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Shepheard, A.J.     1 - 0    
London, England 1885 (4)     Saint George's Club - Oxford Univesity Club Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Vialls     0 - 1    
London, England 1885 (5)     13th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Chepmell, C.H.     0.5 - 1.5    
Swindon 1885     Clifton - Oxford University Club Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Jones, G.H.D.     1 - 1    
London, England 1886 (3)     14th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Robinson, H.E.     1 - 0    
Oxford 1887     Oxford University Club, Old v Present Members Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Lynam, C.C.     1 - 1    
London, England 1887 (1)     15th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Buchanan, S.J. - Morgan-Brown, H.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 19 Aug. 2022