Coombe, E.A.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  168  2159 (145) 3
1873  169  2162 (145) 0
1874  166  2166 (145) 0
1875  163  2169 (145) 0
1876  162  2173 (145) 0
1877  162  2176 (145) 0
1878  165  2180 (145) 0
1879  166  2183 (144) 0
1880  173  2187 (143) 0
1881  188  2190 (142) 0
1882  195  2194 (141) 0
1883  218  2197 (140) 1
1884  221  2200 (139) 1
1885  222  2201 (141) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Coombe, E.A.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Information from Tim Harding gives both 'Coombe' and 'Coombes'. The 24 Mar. 1883 issue of Land and Water (p.231) has 'C.A. Coombe'. The 12 Apr. 1884 issue of Land and Water (p.346), the May 1884 issue of the Chess Monthly (p.260), and the 8 Apr. 1885 issue of the Chess Player's Chronicle (p.452) have 'E.A. Coombe'. The Era of 19 Nov. 1871 (p.2) has 'Coumbe'.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 85, 543
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 5, no. 9, May 1884, page 260
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1730, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [LW], 24 Mar. 1883, page 231
   [LW], 12 Apr. 1884, page 346
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 9, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Coombe, E.A. - Swyer, S.     1 - 2          Coombe, E.A. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1883 (1)     City of London Club 4th Class - Oxford University Club Match    
  Coombe, E.A. - Wise, T.A.     1 - 0    
London, England 1884 (3)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Coombe, E.A. - Gwinner, H.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1885 (3)     City of London - Universities Match    
  Coombe, E.A. - Gwinner, H.G.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 27 Apr. 2021