Archdall, Hewan




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  96  2258 (61) 9
1873  96  2262 (49) 12
1874  106  2244 (44) 25
1875  116  2232 (49) 18
1876  122  2223 (65) 0
1877  125  2215 (76) 0
1878  139  2206 (85) 0
1879  154  2197 (93) 0
1880  171  2189 (100) 0
1881  203  2180 (105) 0
1882  225  2172 (110) 0
1883  258  2163 (115) 0
1884  278  2154 (119) 0
1885  296  2146 (122) 0
1886  299  2137 (126) 0
1887  314  2128 (128) 0
1888  315  2120 (131) 0
1889  327  2111 (133) 0
1890  354  2102 (135) 0
1891  382  2094 (137) 0
1892  409  2085 (138) 0
1893  440  2077 (140) 0
1894  464  2068 (141) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Archdall, Thomas Hewan  
   Also known as: Rev. H. Archdall; Archdale
Born: 12 Apr. 1843
Died: 23 June 1924
 
Notes:
The Illustrated London News, 24 Oct. 1874, p.403, has Rev. T.H. Archdall, but in the 15 Aug. 1874 issue, p.164, it has Rev. H. Archdale. Harding gives T.H. Archdall, but in personal communication he says that Archdall changed the spelling of his surname at some point to 'Archdale'. Sergeant (p.161) has 'Rev. J.H. Archdall'. Forster (p.86) gives his date of birth as 1844; Harding (personal communication) gives date of birth as 1843 and date of death as 1924.
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 39
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 56, 86, 954
   Harding, Doctoral thesis, page 176
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 266
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 113, 209, 571
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 161
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 11, Oct. 1873, page 346
   [ILN], vol. 65, no. 1835, 24 Oct. 1874, page 403
   [ILN], vol. 71, no. 2002, 24 Nov. 1877, page 511
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Chess Book Heaven at the Royal Dutch Library], page 4
   Hilbert, John S.  [The Reverend Charles Edward Ranken and Mid-Victorian Correspondence Chess]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Rev. Thomas Hewan Archdall]
   Sericano, C.  [Glasgow 1875]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Archdall, T.H. - Murray, A.K. 1875         (f)     3.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

Malvern 1872 (2)     3rd Counties Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Class     8  /  9
Bristol 1873 (2)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Archdall, T.H. - Coker, J.     0 - 1    
  Archdall, T.H. - Fawn, J.     1 - 0          Archdall, T.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Archdall, T.H. - Fisher, B.W.     0 - 1    
Bristol 1873 (4)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section B     6.5  /  9
Bristol and Lincoln 1873     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A/B play-offs    
  Archdall, T.H. - Wayte, W.     0.5 - 0.5    
Liverpool 1874     Liverpool Club Handicap     8.5  /  15      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Birmingham 1874 (2)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     6.5  /  9
Birmingham 1874 (4)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap    
  Archdall, T.H. - Fry, H.A.     0 - 1          Archdall, T.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Glasgow 1875 (1)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Scotland - England Match    
  Archdall, T.H. - Moffat, R.S.     1 - 0    
Glasgow 1875 (2)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Provincial Champion's Cup     6  /  11
Glasgow 1875 (3)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Archdall, T.H. - Steigman, J.     1 - 0          Archdall, T.H. gave odds of pawn and move
  Archdall, T.H. - Burn, A.     0 - 1          Burn, A. gave odds of a pawn for the move
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Archdall, T.H. - Lowe, H.F.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020