Benbow, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1871  154  2145 (104) 7
1872  157  2144 (99) 0
1873  162  2143 (93) 4
1874  169  2134 (92) 3
1875  177  2124 (97) 0
1876  197  2114 (101) 0
1877  198  2104 (104) 0
1878  215  2095 (107) 0
1879  228  2085 (109) 0
1880  247  2075 (111) 0
1881  278  2066 (112) 0
1882  304  2056 (113) 0
1883  355  2046 (113) 0
1884  384  2036 (113) 0
1885  407  2027 (113) 0
1886  411  2017 (112) 0
1887  432  2007 (110) 0
1888  428  1997 (108) 0
1889  441  1988 (106) 5
1890  466  1981 (112) 0
1891  489  1975 (118) 0
1892  515  1969 (123) 0
1893  536  1963 (127) 0
1894  548  1957 (132) 0
1895  526  1951 (136) 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

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: 30 Sept. 2018