Lovegrove, Walter




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1891  14  2529 (56) 15
1892  26  2504 (48) 30
1893  17  2526 (59) 4
1894  20  2528 (71) 0
1895  20  2530 (80) 0
1896  22  2532 (87) 0
1897  20  2534 (92) 0
1898  17  2536 (97) 1
1899  13  2542 (101) 1
1900  11  2550 (104) 0
1901  10  2558 (106) 0
1902  2566 (108) 1
1903  2559 (113) 0
1904  2551 (117) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lovegrove, Walter Romaine  
   Also known as: Dr. Walter Romaine Lovegrove
Born: 24 Oct. 1869
Died: 18 July 1956
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 256
Web
   Donaldson, John.  [History of the MI Chess Room]
   Lawless, Kerry.  [California Chess History: Hall of Fame]
   Wright, Stephen.  [A Tale of Three Cities: the 1895 Pacific Cable Matches]
   [Chess in San Francisco (ACB, vol.1, no.7, 1904)]
   [Chess News from Everywhere (LCM, vol.1, no.3, 1905)]
   [A Short History of Chess in San Francisco]

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

Lovegrove, W.R. - Redding, J.D. 1891         (f)     7   -   1
Lovegrove, W.R. - Judd, M. 1891         (c)     6   -   1
Showalter, J.W. - Lovegrove, W.R. 1892         (c)     18   -   12
Lovegrove, W.R. - Lipschutz, S. 1893         (f)     3   -   1
Lasker, Em. - Lovegrove, W.R. 1902         (f)     0   -   1
Pillsbury, H.N. - Lovegrove, W.R. 1904         (f)     0   -   1

Tournament data

San Francisco 1898     Mechanics Institute Club Championship     11.5  /  12
Seattle and San Francisco 1899     Seattle - San Francisco Cable Match    
  Lovegrove, W.R. - Dickey, W.A.     1 - 0