Minutes of the Boat Race Committee

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 OCA/21/1
  • Dates of Creation
      7 Apr 1865-5 May 1874
  • Physical Description
      1 hardback volume covers are scuffed.

Scope and Content

Minutes of the Boat Race Committee. The boat race was the first organized competitive sport at Owens College. The annual race was between a team from the main body of College students, and a team made up from chemistry students. The event later evolved into a general sports day, which included running, long jump, throwing events etc. Includes enclosures.