Bare-Knuckle Boxing Fatality
( Usworth - March 1863 )
A Field near Usworth Station
Left at the level crossing for the New Inn
The New Inn Public House
Straight ahead to Usworth Station
40 YEARS AFTER THE FIGHT
Note the remote location of Usworth Station in the 1900s.
The New Inn is on the South-East corner of the crossroads at New Washington.
Local History Book by Joe Chipchase
Extracts detailing the 'Usworth Boxing Fatality' appear here by kind permission of author Joe Chipchase.