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Re: northend boxers

Postby chris sealeaf » Fri Apr 24, 2015 10:51 am

Dave Rent snr (born 1914) was my father in law's cousin. They all boxed together.
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Re: northend boxers

Postby PETER CRAIG » Tue Apr 28, 2015 5:13 pm

Bill fawcett wrote:
The boxer who lived in Aintree Rd was Dave Rent. He lived a few doors away from Kenny Snelgrove ,the Lancashire cricketer.


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Re: northend boxers

Postby KateAshun » Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:27 pm

Hello I don't know if this page is still active but it's deffo worth a try...

Gordon ashun would off been my great uncle his brother Phillip William ashun would off been my great grandad. and cromwell would off been they're father..

I'm just wondering if anyone had any more information on them or any pics all off the entire family joined the army. Gordon joined after boxing. and I've been told about a harry well I've got a photo off him. he also joined the army but on the internet it's like he never existed..

could anyone help pleaseeee
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Re: northend boxers

Postby efc46 » Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:16 pm

I worked for Johnny Routledge(North Mersey Iron and Steel on the demolition ) there was Tommy Joe billy all boxing brothers
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Re: northend boxers

Postby degs69 » Wed Oct 31, 2018 9:43 pm

Alright Peter is that the same person who ran the boxing gym, Davie rent was a no nonsense trainer old school from what I can remember.
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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:17 pm

From World Boxing News site.

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Rubin Hurricane Carter and Harry Scott 1965.

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From the Herald Scotland.

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:26 pm

From 60s & 70s Halton Boxing History.

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:50 pm

From British Boxing News

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Mon Dec 24, 2018 6:57 am

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Harry Scott's first pro fight

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Re: northend boxers

Postby bob. b » Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:02 am

great post thanks Dan
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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Mon Dec 24, 2018 10:51 am

Cheers Bob.

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September 1960

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Tue Dec 25, 2018 6:46 am

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A thread from the Knowhere Guide Litherland message board.

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Wed Dec 26, 2018 3:45 pm

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Fri Dec 28, 2018 9:05 am

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:17 am

Liverpool Stadium

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November 1965 Rocky Marciano and Pat Dwyer

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June 2 1967

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Johnny Cooke sparring

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Johnny Cooke Empire Champion

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Re: northend boxers

Postby jimmyocx3 » Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:49 pm

A bit about my father who was a Bootle boxer,

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dXJEng-kIXc

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Tue Jan 22, 2019 11:54 am

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Sat Feb 23, 2019 5:51 pm

Liverpool Stadium September 17 1964. Johnny Cooke v Tony Smith.

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Re: northend boxers

Postby Dan » Tue Feb 26, 2019 4:36 am

1967 May

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At a guess, I don't think this was the Local Show Business XI.

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