Williams - Dick Cain's Black, 20 Jan. 1851 -25 Jan. 1851, London


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Data layers

Event Type

Cultural Performance

Event Details

Venue Type: Tavern
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Cultural Performance
Venue: King's Head
Date: 20 January 1851-25 January 1851
Date notes: dates approximate; number of performances unknown

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Boxing Match Williams - Dick Cain's Black (Boxer)/ Athletic Display

Bibliographic Sources

  • Bell's Life in London January 19, 1851: 6:5.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Cultural Performance
    • Performers Listed: “Williams (Dick Cain’s black)” (boxer).
    • Venue Name: King’s Head, Old Compton St.
    • Program Info: listed as “harmonic meetings”, but would seem to involve some kind of fighting exhibition/sparring.
    • Other:
      performance time,
      other (surrounding events at venue)