Selected studies composed by

Norman Alasdair Macleod

(Scotland, 6.12.1927 - 2.10.1991)

On ChesscomposerBlogspot we can read:

Norman Macleod was a very good chess player and president of the British Chess Problem Society from 1979 to 1981.

He composed in all genres and was an International Judge.
John Rice wrote a book dedicated to his chess composing career: "The Chessboard Adventures of Norman Macleod" (1997).

Also information about him can be found at Wikipedia.

He gained title International Grandmaster of the FIDE for Chesscomposition in 1993.

May be some better information can be found at the German Wikipedia.


Although he mainly composed problems he also created some studies.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) )