Benbow, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  218  2046 (102) 4
1874  229  2047 (100) 3
1875  238  2042 (104) 0
1876  256  2036 (107) 0
1877  255  2030 (110) 0
1878  264  2025 (112) 0
1879  273  2019 (113) 0
1880  292  2013 (114) 0
1881  324  2008 (115) 0
1882  356  2002 (115) 0
1883  414  1996 (115) 0
1884  437  1991 (115) 0
1885  458  1985 (114) 0
1886  463  1979 (113) 0
1887  471  1973 (111) 0
1888  463  1968 (108) 0
1889  476  1962 (105) 5
1890  498  1957 (112) 0
1891  524  1951 (117) 0
1892  550  1946 (122) 0
1893  566  1940 (127) 0
1894  578  1935 (131) 0
1895  548  1929 (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
   [CPQC], vol. 1, June 1869, page 204
   [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, 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: 27 Mar. 2018