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1932   CLIFFORD LAWRENCE   1995

Welterweight Boxer

Pg 2

Presented by Steven Lawrence

 

A Photographic Memory

Who's counting the Ref? He was knocked down accidentally in this bout, no doubt much to the amusement of the crowd.

 

 

Cliff in action during a bout at Nottingham

 

Sparring at the gym

 

 

Cliff works out on the punchball whilst Dad William watches with pride.

 

Dave Edwards writes:

I used to watch Cliff Lawrence and his brother sparing in the ring which was under the canteen at Silverwood. Me and a mate used to get in the ring and belt the crap out of each other just for fun . There wouldn't have been many mines with a boxing ring set up.

That brother would have been Ron Lawrence who was also a boxer.

 

 

 

 

 

On the program above are two boxers from Silverwood, Cliff Lawrence bottom left, and W. Lawton top left.

If you have a memory of Cliff or any other Silverwood boxer please send them in.

 

Many thanks to Steven Lawrence for sharing the photos above.

 

Clifford Lawrence Pg 1

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