Spenser, Norcliffe




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  404  1621 (114) 5
1871  413  1599 (114) 0
1872  428  1577 (113) 2
1873  483  1566 (114) 3
1874  504  1561 (118) 0
1875  512  1557 (122) 0
1876  538  1552 (125) 0
1877  504  1547 (128) 0
1878  498  1542 (131) 0
1879  503  1537 (133) 0
1880  520  1533 (136) 0
1881  556  1528 (137) 0
1882  686  1523 (139) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Spenser, Norcliffe Blakey  
Born: 1841
Died: 24 Oct. 1921
 
Notes:
Steve Mann gives date of birth between 8-04-1841 and 24-10-1841. His surname is often given as 'Spencer' but is uniformly given as 'Spenser' in birth, death, marriage, death, probate and census records.
 
References
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 6, 29 Nov. 1882, page 568
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Aug. 1869, page 247
   [Era], vol. 31, 13 June 1869, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 54, 12 June 1869, page 603
   [ILN], vol. 56, 11 June 1870, page 619
   [ILN], vol. 60, 4 May 1872, page 435
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1872: Bradford v Halifax]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1873: Bradford v Halifax]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1882 (Nov): Halifax v Leeds]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Norcliffe Blakey Spenser]

Tournament data

Halifax 1870 (1)     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Spenser, N.B. - Fieldsend, T.     1 - 2    
Bradford 1870     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Spenser, N.B. - Heselton, J.A.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1872     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Spenser, N.B. - Barker, J.     0 - 2    
Bradford 1873 (1)     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Spenser, N.B. - Braithwaite, W.     1 - 2    
Leeds 1882 (3)     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  Spenser, N.B. - Stringer, J.W.     0 - 2    
Halifax 1882     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  Spenser, N.B. - Rayner, Ja.     0 - 2    


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018