PHOTO GALLERY


 

There were only six men to hold the Eastern Heavyweight Championship during the life of the title from 1970-1973. (The title was renamed the Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship in 1973. See photos of those champions here.) 


Mid-Atlantic Gateway Home Page

Eastern Heavyweight Title History

The Origin of the Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship


JACK BRISCO PHOTO NEEDED

If you have a photo of Jack Brisco holding or wearing the Eastern title belt, and would allow us to display it here, please contact us at midatlanticgateway@gmail.com . Thanks.


 


1970 - 1973

TOP ROW L-R: The Missouri Mauler (Larry Hamilton), Danny Miller, Rip Hawk

BOTTOM ROW L-R: Jack Brisco*, Jerry Brisco, Ole Anderson

Eastern Heavyweight Title History


* Still searching for a solo photo of Jack Brisco with Eastern belt.

If you have a photo of Jack Brisco holding or wearing the Eastern title belt, and would allow us to display it here,

please contact us at midatlanticgateway@gmail.com . Thanks.

 

Missouri Mauler, Danny Miller, Rip Hawk and Broscos photos courtesy of Scooter Lesley, photo by Gene Gordon Ditch-Cat Photography. Remaining photo credits unknown, taken from uncredited/uncopyrighted programs from the period (published by Jim Crockett Promotions). Some assumed to be by the late Gene Gordon.