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Joe Lashley

(fl. 1791)


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(fl. 1791).

The first recorded black boxer in Britain. Lashley fought Tom Treadaway, the brother of a celebrated fighter, Bill Treadaway, at Marylebone Fields on 13 June 1791. The match ...

Subjects: British History.


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