Mahogany punt Fleur, built by C Hughes a boatbuilder at The Ferry, Bray on Thames in 1906.
A small wooden collapsible boat with two stays and no oars.
Made by Prout & Sons Ltd.
Traditional Thames double sailing skiff, built by Hart & Co around 1909.
A wooden dugout logboat from the Saxon period and the bung from the port bow. Carbon dated to 405 - 530 AD.
A decorated Canadian canoe with two paddles.
Made by Strickland & Co in the 1880s in Ontario, Canada.
Dinghy built by Hobbs & Son c.1900 includes oars, seating and boat hook.
Booklet of the Chemical Examination of Reading Well Waters by W.L. Collier, 1866.
Thames Conservancy Publication of standing orders, 1932.
Thames Conservancy booklet entitled "The Thames Launch Byelaws, 1952", price one shilling.
A 12 page folded paper booklet with light blue heavy paper cover, staple bound.
Printed by Harrison & Sons Ltd of London and High Wycombe, 1953.
Thames Conservancy General Instructions to District Inspectors and Assistant Inspectors.