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  195  2114 (101) 0
1877  199  2104 (105) 0
1878  215  2094 (107) 0
1879  229  2084 (110) 0
1880  247  2075 (111) 0
1881  278  2065 (112) 0
1882  304  2055 (113) 0
1883  355  2045 (113) 0
1884  386  2035 (113) 0
1885  407  2026 (113) 0
1886  414  2016 (112) 0
1887  432  2006 (110) 0
1888  429  1996 (108) 0
1889  447  1986 (106) 5
1890  467  1980 (112) 0
1891  491  1974 (118) 0
1892  519  1968 (123) 0
1893  541  1962 (128) 0
1894  555  1955 (132) 0
1895  531  1949 (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