Benbow, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  218  2043 (102) 4
1874  228  2044 (100) 3
1875  241  2038 (104) 0
1876  260  2032 (107) 0
1877  257  2027 (110) 0
1878  266  2021 (112) 0
1879  273  2015 (113) 0
1880  288  2009 (115) 0
1881  323  2004 (115) 0
1882  351  1998 (116) 0
1883  410  1992 (115) 0
1884  443  1986 (115) 0
1885  463  1981 (114) 0
1886  468  1975 (113) 0
1887  469  1969 (111) 0
1888  463  1963 (109) 0
1889  474  1958 (106) 5
1890  496  1952 (112) 0
1891  522  1947 (117) 0
1892  553  1941 (123) 0
1893  567  1936 (127) 0
1894  579  1930 (131) 0
1895  550  1925 (135) 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
   [CPM], vol. 1, Nov. 1863, page 145
   [HoCM], vol. 1, 28 Feb. 1865, page 32
   [ILN], vol. 62, 10 May 1873, page 451
   [ILN], vol. 64, 3 Jan. 1874, page 23
   [ILN], vol. 64, 23 May 1874, page 499
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The Pierce Brothers and the English Mechanic], page 10

Tournament data

Worcester 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: 16 Jul. 2017