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Henley Royal Regatta Official Programme

Date: 1912
Dimensions:
Overall: 121.5 x 91 x 1 mm
Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Christine Stewart
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Program
Object No: ANMS1289[011]
Place Manufactured:London

User Terms

    HistorySydney Rowing Club is the oldest Rowing Club in New South Wales and was founded in 1870. It was originally situated at East Circular Quay but heavy water traffic necessitated a move to Woolloomooloo in 1889.

    Australia first sent rowers to Stockholm 1912. The eight won the Grand Challenge Cup at the Henley Regatta en route to Sweden. A change of personnel between Henley and Stockholm resulted in the crew losing some form and it missed a medal, whilst the Leander crew, which finished second at Henley, won the gold medal for Great Britain.


    Additional Titles

    Primary title: Henley Royal Regatta Official Programme

    Collection title: Charles Keith Stewart Collection

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