Object Detail


Object Name
photograph
Description
Hand tinted stereoscopic albumen card "The Exeter College Boat Club Crew Henley Regatta 1858"

Showing Exeter College Henley crew seated and standing around an outrigged shell lying on sawhorses [the first keelless eight built by Mat Taylor?].

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
2003.532.966
Collection
The Tom Weil Collection/Rowing
Associated Date
1858
Associated Period
19th century
Associated Event
Henley Royal Regatta, 1858
Date
1858

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