Horrocks, W.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  463  1817 (172) 2
1882  512  1822 (169) 0
1883  576  1827 (167) 1
1884  636  1826 (166) 0
1885  621  1824 (165) 0
1886  627  1823 (164) 0
1887  593  1822 (163) 0
1888  572  1821 (162) 0
1889  575  1820 (160) 0
1890  591  1819 (159) 0
1891  603  1818 (158) 0
1892  632  1817 (156) 0
1893  654  1816 (154) 1
1894  674  1808 (155) 0
1895  659  1801 (156) 0
1896  670  1794 (157) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Horrocks, W.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
I am guessing that the 'W. Horrocks' of Manchester in the early 1880s is the same as the 'W. Horrocks' in Sydney, Australia, in 1895-1896.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 20
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Feb. 1883, page 69
   [LW], 27 Jan. 1883
   [SyM], vol. 61, 25 Jan. 1896, page 198
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]

Tournament data

Stafford 1881     Birmingham - Manchester Athenaeum Club Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Simon (1)     1 - 1    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Craven, J.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Adelaide 1893     5th New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Hilton, J. (2)     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney 1896 (1)     Sydney Club - School of Arts Club Match    
  Horrocks, W. - Millar, A.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017