Lindsay, W.A.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1874  349  2002 (77) 2
1875  329  2029 (66) 20
1876  301  2042 (65) 0
1877  285  2056 (60) 0
1878  274  2069 (51) 14
1879  254  2091 (49) 12
1880  279  2080 (50) 7
1881  311  2085 (49) 11
1882  307  2092 (51) 0
1883  334  2098 (45) 35

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lindsay, W.A.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Sergeant has 'W.A. Lindsay' on p.170 and p.318, but 'W.H. Lindsay' on pp.199-200.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 228
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 213
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 120, 577
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 258
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 170, 199, 318
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 2, Mar. 1874, page 25
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 10, Nov. 1874, page 235
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 11, Dec. 1874, page 272
   [CLCM], vol. 2, no. 7, Aug. 1875, page 196
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 4, Aug. 1874, page 119
   [ILN], vol. 65, no. 1823, 1 Aug. 1874, page 116
   [ILN], vol. 67, no. 1877, 31 July 1875, page 119
   [ILN], vol. 67, no. 1894, 27 Nov. 1875, page 543
   [ILN], vol. 68, no. 1906, 5 Feb. 1876, page 143
   [WP], vol. 8, no. 4, 1 Aug. 1875, page 65

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

Salter, D.M. - Lindsay, W.A. 1875 (1)         (f)     8   -   6
Salter, D.M. - Lindsay, W.A. 1875 (2)         (f)     2   -   3

Tournament data

London, England 1874 (1)     City of London College Club - Bermondsey Club Match    
  Lindsay, W.A. - Witham     1 - 1    
London, England 1875 (15)     City of London Club Junior Handicap    
  Lindsay, W.A. - Smith, Go.     0 - 1          Lindsay, W.A. gave odds of the move
London, England 1878 (2)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     5  /  14
London, England 1879 (3)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     5.5  /  12
London, England 1880 (1)     Lowenthal Challenge Cup Tournament    
  Lindsay, W.A. - Minchin, J.I.     1 - 4    
  Lindsay, W.A. - Wayte, W.     0 - 2    
London, England 1881 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Lindsay, W.A. - Healey, F.     1 - 1    
London, England 1881 (3)     Lowenthal Challenge Cup Tournament     4.5  /  10
London, England 1883 (4)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     2  /  10
London, England 1883 (6)     Vizayanagaram Tournament     12  /  25


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022