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1896 Intercolonial Championships - photos

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1896 Program Cover

Charles Donald's Oar

Source: Wesley College - Melbourne

The New Zealand crew and sculler


Standing: G B Richardson coach, trainer & manager (Blenheim Rowing Club), A S Biss Delegate representing NZARA at Australian Conference (Star Boating Club), A M Burns Hon. Sec. & Treasurer NZARA (Wellington Rowing Club)
Seated: F Seymour No 3 (Blenheim Rowing Club), H A McCormick sculler (Picton Rowing Club), Geo. Seymour Str (Blenheim Rowing Club), J Y Daly No 2 (Canterbury Rowing Club), W Seymour Bow (Blenheim Rowing Club),
Seated on Ground: A. Warren Coxswain (Star Rowing Club)
Photo courtesy of Kerry Griffiths, great grand son of Fortescue Seymore

Rowing course along the Parramatta River, Sydney NSW

Source: Regatta program

Victorian Four

Bow: R Ernie Dawson, 2: Charles Donald, 3: Harold Lindgren, Str: Alex B Sloan, Cox: Victor Jones
Source: Wendouree Ballarat Rowing Club

Victorian Eight

Bow: R Ernie Dawson, 2: Frank S Gibbs, 3: D Ross, 4: T Davies, 5: Harold Irving, 6: Charles Donald, 7: Harold Lindgren, Str: Alex B Sloan, Cox: Victor Jones.
Source: Wendouree Ballarat Rowing Club

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