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Edward McGlinchey

BORN   1855; Fought out of Bridgeport, Connecticut
DIED September 13 1883; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
WEIGHT 145-155 lbs

McGlinchey was a scrappy competitor who met some of the best men of his day; He mostly instructed young boxers and engaged in exhibitions and sparring sessions

The old reports are very contradictory; If anyone discovers conclusive data that disagrees with these results, please advise

1878
Oct    Marcellus Baker            Bangor, Me                        D  2
          -Some sources report 10/1/1873;
          Police intervened;

1879
Feb 25 William C. McClellan       New York, NY                     EX   
Feb 25 Professor Kimball          New York, NY                     EX  3
          -The previous 2 bouts were held the same date
       Mike Donovan               New York, NY                     LF  6
       Pete McCoy                 New York, NY                     EX  3
Sep 29 Jack Gallagher             New York, NY                     EX   

1880
Mar 20 Pete McCoy                 New York, NY                    SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known
Oct    Mike Donovan               Boston, Ma                        D  5
Nov 11 Billy Madden               New York, NY                     EX   
Nov    Mike Donovan               Boston, Ma                        L  3
Nov 24 Mike Donovan               Bridgeport, Ct                    D  6
Dec    Mike Donovan               New York, NY                      L  3
Dec    Pete McCoy                 New York, NY                     EX  4
Dec 13 Billy Fields               New York, NY                     EX   
Dec 23 Johnny Reilly [McGinty]    New York, NY                     EX  3

1881
Jan    William C. McClellan       New York, NY                     EX  3
Jan 15 -McGlinchey challenged Billy Edwards to a bout
Feb 25 Mike Donovan               New York, NY                     EX  5
Apr    Billy Fields               New York, NY                     EX   
Dec    William C. McClellan       New York, NY                     EX   

1882
Jan  9 Sammy Blake                Boston, Ma                      SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known
Jan 14 Mike Donovan               New York, NY                     EX   
Feb  9 Dan Dwyer                  Boston, Ma                      SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known;
          Some sources report 1/09/82
Feb 28 Johnny Reilly [McGinty]    Bridgeport, Ct                   EX   
Mar    William C. McClellan       Bridgeport, Ct                   EX   
Apr 27 Charlie Norton             New York, NY                    SCH   
          -This bout was scheduled; The outcome is not known
May 29 Lew Hicks                  New York, NY                     EX   
Aug 22 Fred Bullin                Bridgeport, Ct                    W   
          -This was a "private" fight
Nov 10 John Clark                 New York, NY                     EX   
Dec 28 Mike Cleary                New York, NY                     EX   

1883
Mar 16 -McGlinchey was scheduled to have a benefit in Bridgeport, Ct


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