NWA British Empire Heavyweight Championship (Vancouver version)

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The Vancouver version of the NWA British Empire Heavyweight Championship was defended as the top singles title in Vancouver-based Big Time Wrestling and its successor, NWA All Star Wrestling, from 1959 until sometime after the last champion, Gene Kiniski, won the title in 1963[1]

Wrestler: Times: Date: Location: Notes:
Whipper Billy Watson 1 Prior to July 1959 Reigning Toronto version champion - recognized in Vancouver
Gene Kiniski 1 August 21, 1961 Vancouver, BC
Whipper Billy Watson 2 August 23, 1961 Vancouver, BC
Mike Sharpe Sr. 1 December 14, 1962 Calgary, AB
Whipper Billy Watson 3 December 21, 1962 Calgary, AB
Gene Kiniski 2 July 22, 1963 Vancouver, BC
Title retired Title abandoned

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  1. ^ Royal Duncan & Gary Will (2006). Wrestling Title Histories (4th ed.). Archeus Communications. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4. 

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