Burroughs, Francis




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1876  472  1817 (60) 14
1877  446  1836 (57) 10
1878  430  1873 (60) 8
1879  411  1905 (67) 0
1880  392  1938 (72) 0
1881  428  1971 (75) 0
1882  415  2004 (75) 0
1883  420  2037 (73) 0
1884  389  2069 (69) 3
1885  376  2084 (68) 4
1886  360  2085 (70) 1
1887  381  2076 (71) 1
1888  395  2065 (71) 2
1889  388  2068 (71) 0
1890  397  2071 (69) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Burroughs, Francis Cooper  
Born: 1827
Died: 9 Dec. 1890
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Burroughes' in the Westminster Papers of 1 Sep. 1876 (p.86), if this is indeed 'F.C. Burroughs'. The British Chess Magazine of Apr. 1886 (p.158) has 'P.C. Burroughs', but this is almost certainly an error for 'F.C. Burroughs'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 59
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 6, no. 4, Apr. 1886, page 158
   [WP], vol. 9, no. 5, 1 Sep. 1876, page 86

Tournament data

Cheltenham 1876 (2)     7th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Class     5.5  /  15
Birmingham 1877 (2)     Counties Chess Association - 2nd Class     4  /  10
London, England 1878 (4)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class II     3.5  /  8
London, England 1884 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Mead, W.     1 - 0    
Brighton 1884 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - McArthur, W. (1)     1.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Jones, Ri.     1 - 0    
London, England 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Leonard, H.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1885 (4)     Saint George's Club - Oxford Univesity Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Walker, J.M.     1 - 0    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Erskine, H.     0 - 1    
London, England 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Laws, B.G.     1 - 0    
London, England 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Knight, W.J.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Knight, W.J.J.     0 - 1    
London, England 1888 (2)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Reeves, H.A.     0 - 1    
London, England 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Burroughs, F.C. - Vyse, W.E.     1 - 0    
Cambridge 1890 (2)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 2     5.5  /  10


Player information updated: 27 Apr. 2021