Jack Goldswain
BORN July 22 1878; Long Lane, Bermondsey, London, England
DIED November 5 1954
HEIGHT 5-7
WEIGHT 133-147 lbs
Goldswain was capable fighter who possessed boxing science and good punching skills; He was determined, willing and game; During his career, he won the Lightweight Championship of the British Empire

Jack defeated such men as Charlie Knock, Harry Chamberlain, Fred Buckland, Jabez White, Marcel Moreau, Sid Burns, Jack Roberts, Pat O'Keefe, Dick Nelson, Jack Meekins, Curley Watson, Bob Russell and Sid Stagg
1895
       Dick Hook                   London, Eng (Lambeth)          KO   
       Bill Johnson                London, Eng (Lambeth)          KO  3
       Tich Swindon                London, Eng (Lambeth)           L   
       Alf White                                                   W  6
       Patsy Lynch                                                 W   
       Harry Lane                                                  W   
       Tom Pike                                                   TK  4
       Bob Wright                                                  W  6
       Jack Sexton                                                TK  4
       Harry Edwards               London, Eng (Shoreditch)       TK  2
       Harry Read                                                  W   
       Alf White                                                   W  8
       Alf Barnard                                                TK  3
       Ted Goodson                                                 W   
       Jack Crutchington                                           W  6
       Fred Delaney                                                L   
       Ernie Veitch                                               TK  3
       Jim Wallace                                                TK  5
       Jack Crutchington                                          TK  4

1896
       Charley Ingram                                             TK  2
       Billy Gordon                                                W  6
       Harry Ruddy                                                TK  5
       George Winters                                             KO 11
       Bill Wood                                                   W 15
       Fred Delaney                                               TK  3
       Dick Tiddiman                                               W 10
       Alf Garrity                                                 W   
       Jim Maloney                                                 W   
       Tim Edwards                                                 W   
Dec 12 Harry Ruddy                 Paris, Fr                       W 20

1899
Oct  2 Jack Roberts                London, Eng                    TK  7

1900
Aug  2 Tom Ireland                                                LT  2

1901
Feb 18 Charlie Knock               London, Eng (NSC)              KO  2
Oct  7 Harry Chamberlain           London, Eng (NSC)               W 10
Oct 28 Harry Chamberlain           London, Eng (Wonderland)        W 10
Nov  2 Ted Ware                    London, Eng (Wonderland)        L  6
          -Some sources report 8/02/01
Dec  2 Bill Wood                   London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6

1902
Jan  6 Owen Sweeney                London, Eng (Wonderland)       TK  3
Feb  6 Joe Scott                   London, Eng                     L   
Mar  1 Ernie Veitch                London, Eng (Wonderland)        L  6
May  6 Bill Hough                  London, Eng (NSC)               L 10
Jul 10 Harry Chamberlain           London, Eng                     L   
Aug 30 Joe Scott                   London, Eng (Wonderland)       TK  3
Oct 11 Billy Bell                  Newcastle, Eng                  D  6
Nov  3 Charlie Evans               London, Eng (NSC)               W  6

1903
Apr  4 Pat O'Keefe                 London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Apr 11 Bill Chester                London, Eng (Wonderland)        D  6
May  2 Bob Russell                 London, Eng (Wonderland)        L  6
May 18 Harry Mansfield             Bristol, Eng                    D 15
Oct 10 Jim Maloney                 London, Eng (Wonderland)       NC  4
Nov  9 Tom Edmunds                 London, Eng (NSC)              KO  3

1904
Jan  4 Harry Fowler                London, Eng                    KO  2
Jan  4 Peter Brown                 London, Eng                     L  4
          -The previous 2 bouts were held the same date
Feb  1 Harry Mansfield             London, Eng (NSC)               D 10
Feb 20 Bob Russell                 London, Eng (Wonderland)        D  6
Feb 29 Harry Mansfield             Bristol, Eng                    D  6
Apr 25 Ned Kiley                   London, Eng (NSC)               W 10
Sep 26 Ned Kiley                   London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Nov 28 Arthur Warner               London, Eng (NSC)              KO  4

1905
May 29 Bob Russell                 London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Aug 19 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)       TK  5
Sep 16 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Nov 25 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)        L  8

1906
Jan 26 Fred Buckland               London, Eng (NSC)              KO 13
          -Some sources report 1/29/06
Apr 23 Jabez White                 London, Eng (NSC)               W 20
          -Lightweight Championship of Britain

1907
Feb 11 Pat Daly                    London, Eng (NSC)              KO  5
          -Lightweight Championship of Britain
Jul 16 Harry Lewis                 Philadelphia, Pa               LT  5
Oct 21 Young Joseph                London, Eng (Wonderland)        L 20

1908
Jan 20 Young Joseph                London, Eng (Wonderland)        L 20
Jun 20 Alf Reed                    London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Jul  4 Dick Lee                    London, Eng (Wonderland)       NC  2
Nov 23 Johnny Summers              London, Eng (NSC)              LT 14
          -Lightweight Championship of Britain

1909
Jan 30 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)        L  6
Feb 20 Jack Meekins                London, Eng (Wonderland)       TK  4
Feb 27 Ted Lee                     London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Mar 13 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)        L  6
Apr  3 Albert Jacobs               London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Apr 24 Harry Duncan                London, Eng (Wonderland)       TK  3
May  8 Sam Harris                  London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
May 22 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)        W  6
Jun 12 Robert "Curley" Watson      London, Eng (Wonderland)       LT  4
Oct 18 Marcel Moreau               London, Eng (NSC)               W 15
          -Some sources report 10/19/09
Dec 11 Harry Rudge                 London, Eng (Canterbury)        W  6
          -Some sources report "Harry Ruddy"

1910
Mar 21 Young Joseph                London, Eng (NSC)              LF 11
          -BBBC Welterweight Championship of Great Britain;
          Some sources report "L 11"
Apr  6 Adrien Hogan                Paris, Fr                      LK  4
Jun 16 Packey McFarland            London, Eng (The Ring)         LK  3
          -Some sources report 6/18/10
Jul 30 Sid Stagg                   London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Oct 10 Young Joseph                London, Eng (The Ring)          D 10
Nov  4 Sid Burns                   London, Eng (The Ring)          W 20
          -Some sources report 11/07/10

1911
Jan  1 Joe Fletcher                London, Eng (King's Hall)      WF  4
Feb 27 Jack Meekins                London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
May  7 Harry Rudge                 London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
          -Some sources report "Harry Ruddy"
May 21 Dick Bailey                 London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Jun 23 Georges Carpentier          Paris, Fr                      LK  4
Aug 10 Johnny Summers              Liverpool, Eng                 LK  2
          -Some sources report 8/11/11
Aug 26 Sid Stagg                   London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Sep 25 Mike King                   London, Eng (The Ring)         TK  8
Oct 16 Wag Marshall                London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Nov  6 Jack Meekins                London, Eng (The Ring)         LK 11
Nov 27 Young Nipper                London, Eng (The Ring)         LF  5
Dec 18 Stoker Green                London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  4

1912
Apr  6 Jack Meekins                London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Apr 20 Petty Officer Roche         London, Eng (The Ring)          D 15
Jun  8 Harry Duncan                London, Eng (The Ring)          L 10
Jul  6 Eddie Beattie               London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Jul 20 Arthur Duncan               London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  5
Sep 30 Eddie Beattie               London, Eng (The Ring)          W 20
Oct 18 Tom McCormick               Plymouth, Eng                   D 15
Nov  8 Tom McCormick               Plymouth, Eng                   L 20
Nov 22 Harry Duncan                Plymouth, Eng                   L 15
Dec 16 Gus Platts                  Sheffield, Eng                 LT  4

1913
Feb  8 Arthur Duncan               London, Eng (The Ring)          W 20
Apr  5 Jim Prendy                  London, Eng (The Ring)          L 20
May  5 Young Joseph                London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  5
Aug 11 Alf Goodwin                 London, Eng (The Ring)         LT 14
Sep 22 Jack Morris                 London, Eng (The Ring)         TK  8
Oct 13 Dixie Kid (Aaron Brown)     London, Eng (The Ring)         LK  4
Nov 20 Sergeant Baker              London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  3
Nov 29 Tom Tees                    London, Eng (The Ring)          L 10
Dec 15 Arthur Donovan              London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10

1914
Jan  1 Sam Simmons                 London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  1
Jan 23 Dick Nelson                 London, Eng (The Ring)         WF  9
Mar  2 Dick Nelson                 London, Eng (The Ring)         LK 14
          -Some sources report "LK 12" during Feb 1914
May 18 Patsy Cokeley               London, Eng (The Ring)          D 10
Jul 16 Private Maskell             London, Eng (Olympia)          LK  6
Nov  9 Jack Lewis                  London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Dec  7 Harry Duncan                London, Eng (The Ring)         TK  8

1915
Jan  2 Harry Paddon                London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  5
Jan 11 Sam Simmons                 London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Mar  8 Dudley Harris               London, Eng (The Ring)         LK  2
Mar 22 Arthur Duncan               London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Apr 26 Eddie Elton                 London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  8
May 24 Eddie Beattie               Glasgow, Scot                  LK  2
May 31 Jim Patterson               Glasgow, Scot                  KO  7
Aug  2 Jack Meekins                London, Eng (Stamford Bridge)  TK  3
Nov 17 Sam Simmons                 London, Eng (The Ring)          W 10
Dec 14 Bob Hayes                   London, Eng (The Ring)         TK  5

1916
Jan  6 Mike Wyatt                  London, Eng (The Ring)         LK  2
Feb 10 Bill Bristowe               London, Eng (The Ring)         KO  7
Mar  6 Harry Ashdown               London, Eng (The Ring)         LT  9
May 11 Bill Bristowe               London, Eng (The Ring)          D 15
Jul 13 Fred Stanley                London, Eng (The Ring)          W 15
Sep  7 Bill Bristowe               London, Eng (The Ring)          L 15
Nov 25 Young Nipper                London, Eng (The Ring)          W 15
Dec 28 Bob Spencer                 London, Eng (The Ring)          W 15

1917
Mar  8 Frank Andrews               London, Eng (The Ring)         TK  4
Jul 21 Private Pitt                London, Eng (The Ring)          L 10

1918
Feb 16 Billy Fullerton             London, Eng (The Ring)         WF 12
Apr 22 Corporal Hicks              London, Eng (The Ring)          D 10
May  9 Billy Williams              London, Eng (The Ring)         LK  4

1919
Apr 14 Fred Sutton                 London, Eng                    KO  4
Nov    Hippolyte Tyncke            Ghent, Belgium                 LK  3


*** Much Personal Data Was Provided By Sonia Goldswain and Tracy Sansom ***


Record courtesy of Tracy Callis, Historian, International Boxing Research Organization
 
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