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History of Mercantile Rowing Club

Appendix 1 - Presidents & Life Members

Presidents
1880-1889 W K Thompson
1889-1903 John B Whitty
1903-1905 Arthur R. Blackwood
1905-1933 Sir Stephen Morell
1933-1955 Archibald L Dobbie
1955-1982 James G H Sprigg
1982-1993 Robert R Aitken MBE
1993-1997 David H Boykett
1997-2004 Andrew N Guerin OAM
2004-2010 Philippe Batters
2010-2018 Malcom W Batten OAM
2018-2021Anthony Johnson
2021-Georgina Peele (nee Douglas)
Life Members
Name Elected
AINSWORTH, Phillip J 1988
AITKEN, Robert R MBE 1967
BATTERS, Philippe 2014
BOYD, William S1889
BOYKETT, David H  1997
BRADSHAW, Edward T 1938
BRADSHAW, J William 1972
BROOKE, Douglas C 1983
BROWNE, Frank R 1950
CAIRNES, Norman W 1953
COLGAN, Sean P 2009
CLARKE, C Alec R. 1931
COLVIN, David E 2004
COOPER, Andrew D OAM 1993
CRAWSHAY, David W 2009
DOBBIE, Arch L 1922
DONALDSON, Noel W 1993
FRAUMANO, Jenny2019
GILCHRIST, T R 1889
GINN, Drew OAM 1999
GUERIN, Andrew N OAM 1988
GUINN, Stan 1935
HARVEY, James R 2012
IVENS, Percy C 1907
JOSEPH, Walter 1925
KENNY, Edward 1935
LAWRENCE, Jeffrey J 1994
LEVY, A 1921
LINDBLADE, Albert G 1950
MASON, V F Pre 1900
McKAY, Michael S OAM 1993
MacKINNON, Duncan2020
MORGAN, Deane J R 1958
MORELL, Sir Stephen J
1935
MORRISON, Jessica OAM2021
MOSES, Abraham R (Ralph) 1906
MOUNSEY, Jack L 1947
OWEN, Martin F 1988
PICKEN, J Harvey 1947
POTTER, William 1904
SLOAN, Alex B 1904
SORANI, Armando 1975
SPRIGG, James G H 1947
STOOKE, N 1921
THURSFIELD, Roy W 1960
TOMKINS, James B OAM 1993
WEBSTER, William H 2004
WHITTY, John B 1904
WILLIAMS, Michael S 1960