Mellor, W. (2)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  463  1839 (103) 6
1873  482  1846 (108) 0
1874  503  1853 (113) 0
1875  519  1860 (117) 0
1876  479  1867 (121) 0
1877  453  1874 (124) 0
1878  454  1881 (127) 0
1879  453  1888 (130) 0
1880  478  1895 (132) 0
1881  530  1902 (134) 0
1882  560  1909 (136) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Mellor, W. (2)  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Could this be W.R. Mellor, a Liverpool player from 1869 into the 1870s at least (and possibly as early as 1854)? Is it W. Mellor of Nottingham?
 
References
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1730, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [ILN], vol. 71, no. 2009, 29 Dec. 1877, page 631
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 9, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Mellor, W. (2) - Watts, J.J.     0.5 - 1.5          Watts, J.J. gave odds of pawn and move
  Mellor, W. (2) - Swyer, J.     1 - 1          Swyer, J. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Mellor, W. (2) - Beardsell, T.J.     1 - 0          Beardsell, T.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Mellor, W. (2) - Fenton, R.H.F.     0 - 1          Fenton, R.H.F. gave odds of a knight
London, England 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Mellor, W. (2) - Lord, F.W.     1 - 0          Lord, F.W. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018