History Archive

Gateshead Observer: This the front page issue from 7th August 1852 and refers to Talkin Tarn Regatta.

Tynemouth Boat House Lease 1872: A lease for the boathouse of Percy Amateur Rowing Club. This is reproduced by the kind permission of the Duke of Northumberland Estates Office.

Watercolour, Newburn: A watercolour of Newburn around 1819.

Ryton Rowing Club 1900 Lease: A lease and location plan of the boathouse of Ryton Rowing Club. This is reproduced by the kind permission of the Duke of Northumberland Estates Office.

Newburn Rowing Club 1880: A lease for the boathouse of Newburn Rowing Club. This is reproduced by the kind permission of the Duke of Northumberland Estates Office.

Renforth 1871: “Death At The Oar” – From the New York Harper’s Weekly 9th Sept 1871.

River Tyne 1700s: This is probably an admiralty chart from the early 1700s. This is reproduced by the kind permission of the Duke of Northumberland Estates Office.

Old Regatta Programmes: Tyne Regatta 1868 | Durham Regatta 1937

  1. January 15, 2012 at 11:03

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