Benbow, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  138  2167 (104) 7
1872  143  2168 (98) 0
1873  146  2168 (92) 4
1874  157  2161 (91) 3
1875  162  2156 (96) 0
1876  167  2151 (100) 0
1877  168  2146 (103) 0
1878  169  2141 (105) 0
1879  174  2136 (107) 0
1880  198  2131 (108) 0
1881  222  2125 (109) 0
1882  240  2120 (110) 0
1883  274  2115 (109) 0
1884  286  2110 (109) 0
1885  301  2105 (107) 0
1886  300  2100 (106) 0
1887  323  2095 (103) 2
1888  326  2079 (103) 0
1889  347  2063 (102) 5
1890  368  2055 (109) 0
1891  389  2047 (115) 0
1892  422  2039 (121) 0
1893  447  2031 (126) 0
1894  472  2022 (131) 0
1895  460  2014 (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
   [CPC], vol. 3, Aug. 1872, page 102
   [CPC], vol. 3, Dec. 1872, page 177
   [CPM], vol. 1, Nov. 1863, page 145
   [CPQC], vol. 1, June 1869, page 204
   [CPQC], vol. 2, Apr. 1871, page 251
   [CPQC], vol. 2, June 1871, page 281, 284
   [CPQC], vol. 2, Dec. 1871, page 377
   [Era], vol. 34, 3 Dec. 1871, page 4
   [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

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: 2 Apr. 2019