Merseyside Boxing Archive

A key part of this website is to catalogue and give context to photographs, documents and other archival objects that help to represent Merseyside's rich boxing heritage.

The entire database can be searched from this page. Enjoy exploring our archive, and if you have any images or memorabilia you would like to contribute we would be very pleased to hear from you.

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Florence Institute

Known locally as the Florrie, opened in September 1889. The Florrie has a fine amateur boxing tradition. A Grade 11 listed building that has sadly been neglected for sometime. It is hoped that the planned restoration of the building with be completed in the near future.


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 Florence Institute Boxing Team

 Florence Institute, 2007

 Florence Institute, 1890