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World Heavyweight Title
[Great Britain]

British Wrestling Association ( 1930s - 1950s )
Joint Promotions ( 1979 - 1980 )
All-Star Promotions ( 1980 - 1988 )

Jack Sherry 1934 Philadelphia, PA, USA *
Claims to have defeated Ed "Strangler" Lewis for the title; billed as world champion in Britain as of 35/05/24.
Max Krauser * 1938/12/01<
Sometime after 38/10/08; may be a different title.
Jack Sherry * 1938/12/16<
Vacant when Sherry leaves the country in 39 (sometime after 39/03/09).

George Boganski 1937  

Bert Assirati 1947/02/18 London
Defeats Ivar Martinson in 16-man tournament final
Ivar Martinson 1947/10/13 Paris, FRA

Bert Assirati [2] 1948/11/15 London
Defeats French Angel.

Frank Sexton 1952/02/28 Nottingham
Defeats Ernest Baldwin.
Ernest Baldwin 1953  
Recognized by some promoters in Northern England when Sexton does not return to defend his title.

Spiros Arion 1979/09 GRE *
Wayne Bridges1979/12/19London
John Quinn1980/04/21London
Quinn jumps to All Star in 80; Wayne Bridges wins tournament, defeating Jim Harris on 81/06/18 in London, to be recognized by Joint Promotions.
Tony St. Clair1982/05/08Hanley
John Quinn [2]1984/02/13Slough
Tony St. Clair [2]1984/03<
John Quinn [3]1984/04<
Wayne Bridges [2]1985/05/20Slough
Wins unification match; has clamed the title since jumping from Joint Promotion to All Star in 83/02; vacant in 86.
John Quinn [4]1986/04/12Hanley
Defeats Tony St. Clair in tournament final.
Wayne Bridges [3]1986/09/09
Kendo Nagasaki (Peter Thornley) 1987/09/17Bradford
Wayne Bridges [3]1988/03/28Cheltenham
Vacant in 88 when Bridges retires.