Records of York City Rowing Club

Scope and Content

Team photographs of the Rowing Club and minute books of their operational activities.

Administrative / Biographical History

The York City Rowing Club was founded in 1863 and continues today with a membership base of over 200.

The club works with rowers of all ages and abilities, has a clubhouse on the River Ouse and owns its own boats. It also hosts Regattas and other events.

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Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Tester, Community Collections and Outreach Archivist, March 2015.

Conditions Governing Use

Images are supplied for private research only at the Archivist's discretion. Please note that material may be unsuitable for copying on conservation grounds. Researchers who wish to publish material must seek copyright permission from the copyright owner.