Tranmer, Eileen B.
Eileen B. Tranmer (1910-1983) was a British chess player who won the British Ladies’ Championship with a perfect 11-0 in 1949. She won the British Ladies’ Championship four times (1947, 1949, 1953, 1961). She took 5th-7th place in the World Championship for Women in 1949-1950. She took 7th place at the 1952 Women’s Candidates Tournament. She was awarded the International Woman Master title in 1950. She was a musician by profession until deafness compelled her to retire. She then took up chess.