Minchin, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  228  2008 (82) 10
1873  230  2028 (80) 0
1874  224  2048 (77) 0
1875  218  2067 (71) 0
1876  217  2087 (64) 0
1877  193  2107 (52) 10
1878  186  2110 (46) 28
1879  196  2108 (59) 0
1880  213  2105 (66) 0
1881  238  2102 (70) 0
1882  246  2099 (72) 0
1883  288  2097 (72) 0
1884  302  2094 (69) 0
1885  314  2091 (63) 8
1886  318  2087 (66) 0
1887  329  2083 (65) 1
1888  332  2073 (62) 0
1889  349  2062 (56) 13
1890  360  2067 (58) 10
1891  361  2075 (69) 1
1892  377  2075 (78) 0
1893  391  2075 (85) 1
1894  400  2072 (93) 0
1895  392  2069 (100) 0
1896  392  2066 (106) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Minchin, Charles Cherry  
   Also known as: Lt. Gen. Minchin; Gen. Minchin; Major-Gen. Minchin; Colonel Minchin
Born: 1830
Died: 2 Dec. 1899
 
Notes:
Gaige says born c1830. Sergeant says he was the brother of James Innes Minchin.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 284
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 284
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 170
Periodicals
   [BDP], 30 Jan. 1893
   [ILN], vol. 71, 11 Aug. 1877, page 143
Web
   Sericano, C.  [London BCA Challenge Cup 1872]

Tournament data

London 1872 (2)     4th British Chess Association Challenge Cup     0  /  7
London 1872 (4)     British Chess Association Handicap Tournament    
  Minchin, C.C. - Bussy, B.F.     0 - 1          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of a knight
  Minchin, C.C. - Down, H.F.     1 - 0          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and move
  Minchin, C.C. - Baxter, C.M.     0 - 1          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and move
Birmingham 1877 (1)     Counties Chess Association - 1st Class     4.5  /  10
London 1878 (2)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     7  /  14
London 1878 (3)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I     2.5  /  11
London 1878 (5)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Minchin, C.C. - Gunsberg, I.A.     0 - 1    
  Minchin, C.C. - Tudor, H.E.     1 - 0          Minchin, C.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Minchin, C.C. - Martin, Wi.     1 - 0    
London 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Griffiths, E.P.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Chappell, W.T.     0 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (1)     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Butler, H.W.     0.5 - 1.5    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Bussy, B.F.     1 - 1    
Sussex 1885     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Butler, H.W.     1 - 1    
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Woon, C.J.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Moriau, C.     0 - 1    
London 1889 (7)     Saint George's Chess Club Championship     2.5  /  12
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Sugden, J.F.     0 - 1    
Cambridge 1890 (2)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 2     6  /  10
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Ingoldsby, W.J.     1 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Lewis, C.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Minchin, C.C. - Anspach, F.L.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017