Ridpath, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  493  1934 (96) 1
1882  512  1944 (89) 3
1883  582  1935 (85) 1
1884  638  1924 (83) 2
1885  645  1919 (81) 0
1886  644  1914 (77) 0
1887  632  1908 (72) 14
1888  639  1907 (82) 1
1889  623  1908 (91) 0
1890  653  1909 (99) 0
1891  661  1910 (105) 0
1892  693  1911 (111) 0
1893  712  1912 (117) 0
1894  726  1913 (121) 0
1895  734  1914 (126) 0
1896  716  1915 (130) 0
1897  718  1916 (133) 0
1898  717  1917 (137) 0
1899  739  1919 (140) 0
1900  737  1920 (143) 0
1901  754  1921 (146) 0
1902  756  1922 (148) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ridpath, Edward  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Chess Monthly has 'Ridpath' as does the British Chess Magazine of 1884, except on p.203, where it has 'Redpath'. The Chess Player's Chronicle of 13 Dec. 1881 (p.600) has 'Redpath'. Tim Harding also has 'Redpath' in his book on Blackburne (p.175).
 
References
Books
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 175
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 4, no. 5, May 1884, page 203
   [BCM], vol. 4, no. 6, June 1884, page 241
   [BCM], vol. 11, no. 4, Apr. 1891, page 146
   [CML], vol. 1, no. 3, Nov. 1879, page 66
   [CML], vol. 3, no. 10, June 1882, page 292
   [CML], vol. 5, no. 3, Nov. 1883, page 67
   [CPC], vol. 5, no. 98, 13 Dec. 1881, page 600
Web
   McAlister, David and Forster, Richard.  [Porterfield Rynd 1846-1917]

Tournament data

London, England 1881 (4)     City of London Club First Class - Fourth Class Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Blackburne, J.H.     0 - 1          Blackburne, J.H. gave odds of a knight
London, England 1882 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - 4th Class Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Piper, T.H.J.D.     1 - 0          Piper, T.H.J.D. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1882 (5)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Heaton, W.H.     1 - 0    
London, England 1882 (6)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Crosse, E.I.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Ridpath, E. - Britten, J.F.     1 - 0          Ridpath, E. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1883 (1)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Weall, S.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1884 (2)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Locock, C.D.     0 - 1    
London, England 1884 (12)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Locock, C.D.     0 - 1    
London, England 1887 (3)     British Chess Club Handicap     3  /  14      odds player in pawn and move class
Paris 1888 (3)     British Chess Club - Paris Cercle des Echecs Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Nodler     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1902 (2)     British Chess Club - Universities Match    
  Ridpath, E. - Prichard, A.I.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 19 Aug. 2022