Object Detail

Object Name
Lady Margaret Boat Club Senior Trial Eights Tankard, November 1881.

Pewter double handle star cut red glass-bottom tankard with engraved crest and inscribed:

"Lady Margaret Boat Club Senior Trial Eights Novr. 1881
Winning Crew Bow F.W. Tyler 9.0, 2. W.W. Gossage 9.9, 3. A.T. Knight 9.7, 4. F. Clive 10.11, 5. H. Holman 12.3, 6. E.H. Craggs 12.7, 7. F. Hill 10.4, Stk G.E. Herbert 10.12, Cox W.H. Woodward 7.13"

Made by James Dixon & Sons.

Part of the Thomas E. Weil Collection. Thomas E. Weil is a very knowledgeable and respected collector of rowing memorabilia from all over the world. His extensive collection includes material from many years of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race, and Henley Royal Regatta. He also lectures and writes on rowing history and is a Trustee of the River and Rowing Museum.
Accession No
The Tom Weil Collection/Rowing
Associated Date
Nov 1881
Associated Period
19th century
Credit Line
The gift of Thomas E Weil, given in honor of the Arbib family.
Nov 1881