The History of Leith

June 17, 2006

Regarding the boxing match between Robinson and Crosbie

A Full, True, and Particular Account of the GREAT
BATTLE fought by ROBINSON and CROSBIE,
in a field near West Craigs, on Saturday last, the
llth day of June 1825, for 200 Sovereigns.

ON Saturday last, the llth of June, 1825, the great boxing
match between Crosbie, the Glasgow pugilist, and Robinson,
the Yorbshiroman, for 200 sovereigns, took place hear West Craigs,about 23 miles west from Edinburgh. for more click here

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