Spreckley, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1845  24  2384 (62) 14
1846  27  2386 (59) 7
1847  25  2394 (58) 0
1848  25  2401 (50) 88
1849  30  2409 (55) 33
1850  30  2403 (68) 0
1851  37  2397 (78) 0
1852  35  2391 (87) 0
1853  39  2385 (93) 0
1854  36  2379 (99) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Spreckley, George Stormont  
Born: 1809
Died: 24 Mar. 1888
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 10, 69, 76, 80
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 38
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 54, 969
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 402
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page lxii
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 168
Periodicals
   [BCR], vol. 1, Feb. 1853, page 61
   [BCR], vol. 2, June 1854, page 184
   [BLL], 8 Nov. 1846, page 1
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CPC], vol. 2, 29 Jan. 1842, page 222
   [CPC], vol. 12, Sep. 1851, page 283
   [CPC], vol. 2, Apr. 1854, page 121
   [ILN], vol. 15, 17 Nov. 1849, page 331
   [ILN], vol. 24, 4 Feb. 1854, page 94
   [ILN], vol. 24, 13 May 1854, page 446
   [ILN], vol. 40, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [LiM], vol. 29, 27 Dec. 1839, page 422
   [Reg], vol. 1, Dec. 1849, page 369

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Staunton, H. - Spreckley, G.S. 1845         (f)     3.5   -   1.5      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Perigal, G. - Spreckley, G.S. 1845         (f)     4.5   -   4.5
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Spreckley, G.S. 1846         (c)     1   -   0
Spreckley, G.S. - Mongredien, A. (1) 1846         (c)     3   -   2
Walker, G. (1) - Spreckley, G.S. 1846         (c)     0.5   -   0.5      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and move
Harrwitz, D. - Spreckley, G.S. 1848         (c)     5   -   0
Perigal, G. - Spreckley, G.S. 1848         (f)     27.5   -   23.5
Spreckley, G.S. - Mongredien, A. (1) 1848         (c)     22   -   10
Spreckley, G.S. - Mongredien, A. (1) 1849         (c)     22   -   11
Spreckley, G.S. - Kyllman, M. 1854         (c)     2   -   0


Player information updated: 29 Aug. 2015