Benbow, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  160  2166 (103) 7
1872  161  2166 (98) 0
1873  165  2167 (92) 4
1874  168  2159 (91) 3
1875  173  2154 (95) 0
1876  184  2148 (99) 0
1877  183  2143 (102) 0
1878  195  2137 (104) 0
1879  202  2131 (106) 0
1880  221  2126 (107) 0
1881  257  2120 (108) 0
1882  274  2114 (108) 0
1883  312  2109 (108) 0
1884  336  2103 (107) 0
1885  351  2097 (105) 0
1886  351  2092 (103) 0
1887  366  2086 (100) 2
1888  385  2072 (100) 0
1889  403  2058 (100) 5
1890  427  2050 (107) 0
1891  451  2042 (113) 0
1892  492  2034 (119) 0
1893  523  2026 (124) 0
1894  547  2018 (129) 0
1895  553  2010 (133) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Benbow, Charles William  
Born: 13 Feb. 1842
Died: 9 Mar. 1908
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 110
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 31
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 4, Aug. 1872, page 102
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 6, Dec. 1872, page 177
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 9, June 1873, page 281
   [CPM], vol. 1, no. 5, Nov. 1863, page 145
   [CPQC], vol. 1, no. 7, June 1869, page 204
   [CPQC], vol. 2, no. 8, Apr. 1871, page 251
   [CPQC], vol. 2, no. 9, June 1871, page 281, 284
   [CPQC], vol. 2, no. 12, Dec. 1871, page 377
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1732, 3 Dec. 1871, page 4
   [HoCM], vol. 1, no. 2, 28 Feb. 1865, page 32
   [ILN], vol. 62, no. 1758, 10 May 1873, page 451
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1793, 3 Jan. 1874, page 23
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1813, 23 May 1874, page 499
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The Pierce Brothers and the English Mechanic], page 10

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

von der Lasa, T. - Benbow, C.W. 1887         (c)     1   -   1

Tournament data

Birmingham 1871     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Benbow, C.W. - Binns, E.W.     3 - 1    
Wolverhampton 1871     Wolverhampton and Stourbridge Clubs - Birmingham Club Match    
  Benbow, C.W. - Baxter, W.A.     3 - 0    
Worcester, England 1873     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Benbow, C.W. - Eld, F.J.     2 - 0    
Birmingham 1873 (2)     Birmingham - Stourbridge Club Match    
  Benbow, C.W. - Moore, S. (1)     0 - 2    
Birmingham 1874 (1)     Birmingham - Cheltenham Club Match    
  Benbow, C.W. - Fisher, B.W.     1 - 2    
Christchurch 1889     2nd New Zealand Championship     3  /  5
Wellington and Auckland 1895     Wellington - Auckland Telegraphic Match    
  Benbow, C.W. - Wood, Jos.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 25 Jun. 2019