Spreckley, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1845  24  2386 (62) 14
1846  27  2388 (59) 7
1847  25  2396 (58) 0
1848  25  2403 (50) 88
1849  30  2411 (55) 33
1850  30  2405 (68) 0
1851  37  2399 (78) 0
1852  34  2393 (87) 0
1853  38  2387 (93) 0
1854  36  2381 (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