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Elswick Works Amateur Rowing Club

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049250:Tyne at Newburn 1965

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062996:Rowing Club South Shields unknown c.1910

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062650:Rowing Club Regatta South Shields unknown c.1900

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Brave rower on River Tees 1982

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James Renforth (1842 - 1871)
- Overview About James Renforth James Renforth was a famous Tyneside oarsman who became World Sculling Champion in 1868. He was born on 7th April 1842 in Newcastle, and spent most ...
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Harry Clasper (1812 - 1870)
- Overview About Harry Clasper Harry Clasper was a Tyneside professional rower and an innovative boat designer. He was born in Dunston on 12th July 1870. His family moved to Jarrow where ...
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Harry Clasper
- Wood engraving entitled Harry Clasper published 12 July 1862. Public domain image c/o Wikimedia

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