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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Lud Abella Gordon Ashun Tommy Bache Peter Banasko Billy Barton Johnny Basham Hogan Bassey Billy Beattie Jim Boyd Ike Bradley Harry Brown Tony Brown Jimmy Bunclark Tommy Burke Tommy Burney Tony Butcher Jim "Jem" Butler Chris Butler Joe Bygraves Les Carter Billy Connor John Conteh Johnny Cooke Gerry Costello Tony Cunningham Joe Curran Robbie Davies Jimmy Duffy Billy Ellaway Alf Fairclough Peter Fallon John Farrell Bob Fielding Mickey Flanagan Chris "Ginger" Foran Gus Foran Jack Foster Johnny Fox Charlie Fox Joey Frost Reg Gadd Billy Gannon Ivor "Kid" Germain Alf Gidman Ray Gilbody George Gilbody Syd Greb Ron Greb Reg Gregory Tommy Griffiths Jack Hanlon Jimmy Hanlon Martin Hansen Eric Harkness Les Herbert Thomas "Tucker" Hetherington Harold Higginson Paul Hodgkinson Andy Holligan Alf Howard Al Hutt Norman James Morry Jones Ashton Jones Peter Kane Frankie Kelly Chris Kelly Emmett Kenny Dave Kenny Joe Lally Elias "Zulu Kid" Lartey Jim Lloyd Brian London Jackie Lyden Jem Mace Sandy Manuel Eric Marsden Don Martin Bobby Mason Tommy Mason George Mason Leslie McAteer Gordon McAteer Pat McAteer Peter McCann Martin McCarthy Jimmy McCartney Tom McCormick Billy McDonald Alf McEvoy Danny McGowan Paddy McGrath Terry McHale Gerry McNally Tom Meadows Joey Moffat Jimmy Molloy Tommy Molloy Johnny Molloy Leo Molloy Eddie Monahan Alex Moon Jimmy Moore Tony Moran Billy Morris Paddy Nolan Jimmy O'Connell Con O'Kelly Johnny Ord Larry Paul Johnny Peers Bert Pickles Duggie Pomford Jimmy Price Kevin Pritchard Bernie Pugh Bob Rimmer Robbie Robinson Ernie Roderick Tommy Rose Stan Rowan Alan Rudkin Gary Ryder Kenny Salisbury Joe Samuels George Scholfield Harry Scott Ernie Sherratt Ray Shiel Dick Shields Martin Shinnick Billy Simpson Joey Singleton Tony Smith Jerry Smith Charlie Smith John Smith Charlie Smith Johnny Smith Brian Snagg Teddy Snowball Jack Stanner George Stevens Jimmy Stewart Gary Stretch Ritchie "Kid" Tanner Nel Tarleton Joe Taylor Wally Thom Pat Thompson Harry Thorne Gary Thornhill Dick Tiger Freddie Tilston Charlie Tonner Arthur Townley Geroge Vaughan William "Punch" Vaughan Dom Volante Jimmy Walsh Charlie White Jimmy Wilde Frankie Williams Johnny Wright
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Birkenhead Drill Hall Breck Park Florence Institute Liverpool Football Club Liverpool Stadium The International Club The Old Liverpool Stadium, Pudsey Street
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my preferred view:
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.
Florence Institute Boxing Team
Florence Institute, 2007
Florence Institute, 1890