Yarranton, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1858  165  2061 (122) 3
1859  181  2055 (119) 0
1860  194  2048 (115) 0
1861  204  2042 (110) 0
1862  208  2036 (105) 0
1863  203  2030 (99) 0
1864  224  2024 (92) 3
1865  232  2029 (88) 0
1866  253  2035 (84) 3
1867  235  2042 (82) 3
1868  231  2057 (83) 0
1869  221  2073 (82) 0
1870  216  2089 (80) 0
1871  218  2104 (75) 6
1872  224  2099 (73) 0
1873  237  2094 (68) 7
1874  254  2085 (68) 2
1875  236  2099 (69) 0
1876  228  2114 (66) 0
1877  199  2128 (61) 10
1878  232  2101 (68) 3
1879  245  2090 (73) 0
1880  274  2079 (76) 0
1881  317  2068 (77) 0
1882  345  2057 (77) 2
1883  396  2047 (78) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Yarranton, Thomas Cook  
   Also known as: Rev. Thomas Cook Yarranton
Born: 4 Apr. 1820
Died: 14 Nov. 1887
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Yarrington, Rev. T.C.' in the Illustrated London News of 3 Jan. 1874 (p.23), and 'Rev. T.C. Yaranton' in the Era of 28 Feb. 1858 (p.5). The Chess Player's Chronicle of June 1873 (p.281) has both 'Rev. T.C. Yarrington' and 'Rev. T.E. Yarrington'. The Chess Player's Chronicle of Apr. 1874 (p.56) has 'Rev. C.T. Yarranton'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 472
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 143
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 9, June 1873, page 281
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 10, Aug. 1873, page 307
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 2, Apr. 1874, page 56, 64ii
   [CPM], vol. 3, no. 5, 1 May 1867, page 156
   [CPQC], vol. 2, no. 9, June 1871, page 281, 284
   [CW], vol. 3, no. 2, Apr. 1867, page 67
   [Era], vol. 20, no. 1014, 28 Feb. 1858, page 5
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1717, 20 Aug. 1871, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 44, no. 1256, 23 Apr. 1864, page 403
   [ILN], vol. 52, no. 1487, 13 June 1868, page 595
   [ILN], vol. 62, no. 1758, 10 May 1873, page 451
   [ILN], vol. 62, no. 1763, 14 June 1873, page 571
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1793, 3 Jan. 1874, page 23
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1813, 23 May 1874, page 499
   [ILN], vol. 71, no. 1987, 11 Aug. 1877, page 143
   [NYC], 6 July 1867

Tournament data

Stourbridge 1858     Stourbridge - Kidderminster Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Harrison, C.     3 - 0    
Worcester, England 1864     Worcester Club - Worcestershire County Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Gillam, J.F.     0.5 - 2.5    
Birmingham 1866 (1)     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Zachary, F.D.     1 - 2    
Birmingham 1867     Birmingham - Stourbridge and Wolverhampton Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Lyttelton, G.W.     2 - 1    
Birmingham or Leamington (?) 1868     Birmingham - Leamington Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Gowan, W.G.M.     0 - 1    
Birmingham 1871     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Hooper, F.A.     1 - 3    
Wolverhampton 1871     Wolverhampton and Stourbridge Clubs - Birmingham Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Eagles, H.     2 - 0    
Worcester, England 1873     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Drew, F.R.     0 - 2    
Birmingham 1873 (1)     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Ranken, C.E.     0 - 2    
Birmingham 1873 (2)     Birmingham - Stourbridge Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Franklin, J.W.     3 - 0    
Birmingham 1874 (1)     Birmingham - Cheltenham Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Coates, W.     0 - 2    
Birmingham 1877 (1)     Counties Chess Association - 1st Class     5.5  /  10
Birmingham (?) 1878     Dudley and Stourbridge - Birmingham Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Mainwaring, G.H.     0.5 - 2.5    
Birmingham 1882     Bristol and Clifton - Birmingham Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Berry, W.     1 - 0    
Nottingham 1882 (4)     Nottingham - Birmingham Club Match    
  Yarranton, T.C. - Marriott, E.     0 - 1    
Birmingham 1883 (2)     13th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Section B     1.5  /  7


Player information updated: 3 Apr. 2022