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History of Australian University Championships Rowing

1898 Australian University Championships— Port River Adelaide SA

The Sydney crew again dominated with another strong win over the 3 mile course at Port Adelaide on 4th June 1898. Adelaide finished second with Melbourne last.


Men's Eight

Time: 18 mins 6.5secs
6 lengths
0.5 lengths

1st Sydney University - Bow: Henry E Manning, 2: Hubert J Gould, 3: Henry H Lee, 4: Thomas G Wilson, 5: George A More, 6: Herbert W Kendall, 7: Allan G Purves, Str: Rowan P Hickson, Cox: Ernest M Mitchell

2nd Adelaide University - Bow: Henry Hampton Dutton, 2: Stanley Arthur Malin, 3: Robert Healy, 4: Francis Frederick Meucke, 5: Edward Clyde Padman, 6: William Ryton Kelly, 7: Charles Digby Halcomb, Str: Julian Dove Connor, Cox: Cecil Beaumont Marryatt

3rd Melbourne University - Bow: Norman Albert Miller, 2: Harold South, 3: Hyam (Harold) G M Brasch, 4: Hugh Edward Bullivant, 5: Richard Alfred O'Brien, 6: Richard Alexander Kerr, 7: Hugh Gordon McEwan, Str: Percy Clarke Hunt, Cox: Herbert V Miller

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