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History of AAGPS Head of the River Rowing Regatta

Note: This is an excerpt from another page on this website.
For a more complete history, see the 1947 NSW AAGPS Head of the River.


1947 AAGPS Head of the River–
Senior 1st Eight

Major Rennie Trophy


2/3 length

1 length


1st Newington – Bow: L. Blackman, 2: R. Downer, 3: G. Nicholls, 4: A. Cameron, 5: R. Lester, 6: D. Stanley, 7: L. Notaras, Str: A. Druce, Cox: R. Bois, Cch: C. Davies

2nd High – Bow: R.M. Tate, 2: H. Droga, 3: B.D. Soane, 4: B. Thiering, 5: L.N. Edelman, 6: W.B. Stevens, 7: R.A.K. Thompson, Str: P.A. Musgrove, Cox: J.H. Kemety, Cch: F.M. Nichols

3rd The King’s School – Bow: J.H. Rose, 2: J.D. Whischer, 3: J.C. Murray, 4: J.C. Pain, 5: T.F. Hodgson, 6: D.G. Faulkner, 7: A.F. Carr, Str: H. Taylor, Cox: W.W. Thompson, Cch: J.R. McQueen

3rd Shore – Bow: D. Hudson, 2: J. Thompson, 3: J. Sangster, 4: A. McAuley, 5: R, Davidson, 6: V. Arnold, 7: D. Freeman, Str: I. Curlewis, Cox: D. Budd, Cch: L. Robson

5th Grammar

6th The Scots College

7th St. Joseph’s College

8th Riverview

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