I hope you enjoyed the site, it was put up in the interest of sharing some of the nostalgia that usually just sits in basements.
Many of the photo's were taken by me, some are from other collections and are noted. I have made every effort to credit any of the photos I did not take. There are some obvious ones like the magazine pics, most of which should be noted
This site covers 1974-84 but focuses primarily on the 77-84 era ending when the WWF took over in mid 84. There is also a Nostalgia page devoted to the historic past in Toronto.
Always welcome contributions, to contribute scans please contact me
Some of the pics and articles have been featured on other sites:
In This Corner - Tim Gerrard appeared on Slam - Tim Gerrard
Sunday Night - Nov 15 1981 was used in Inside The Cradle also online at Slam - Inside The Cradle
Some of my pics are used in the profiles section on Obssessed With Wrestling
Greg Oliver uses my images in various articles on Slam Wrestling
A series of articles on Kayfabe Memories.com - coming back soon ?
Contributors & Acknowledgments
Thanks to all those listed below for helping the site to grow beyond a shoebox
especially Griff (need another wrestling room ) Henderson !
Griff Henderson : email@example.com
Griff contributed many of the pics on this site, he is looking for pictures
with the Canadian Title, and older programs pre 1981
Thanks also to (Workers listed with aka)... Ed White (aka Johnny Davis/The Spoiler), Michael Cannon, Chris Owens, Mark Eastridge, Jim Painter (aka Big Jim Lancaster), Tim Gerrard (aka Tim Gerrard/Killer Tim), Daren Gleason, Dave O'Halloran, Wes Maidment, Chris Swisher, Mr Thompson, Jerome Mac Donald, Eric Peddle,
Chris Drury, Doug McLeer, Rob Elder, Todd Cummer. Christofer Kovachis, Roger Baker
The info on this site and others is a result of his extensive research and
documentation of Toronto (and world) wrestling history.
The vast information accessible through his sites have enabled this
research to be freely available to historians and fans alike.
Co-author of Wrestling Title Histories, Gary also has a message board
where you will find the answer to any question pertaining to the area
Thanks to "Mike Dupree" for putting me over!
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