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Sir William Armstrong Amateur Rowing Club
(originally known as Elswick Works Amateur Rowing Club)

Elswick Works Amateur Rowing Club


  • Won the Corporation Challenge Cup at Durham Regatta.
  • 1896
  • Won the Junior Stakes at Durham Regatta.
  • 1898
  • Won the Oswald Plate (L. Davies).
  • 1899
  • Won the Wear Scurry Plate
  • Won the Lady Herschell Plate at Durham Regatta.
  • Won the Oswald Plate (R. Taylor).
  • (24/08/1899) The Talkin Tarn Regatta Programme shows an Armstrong crew competing in the Juniro Fours event (Brampton Plate). Crew H.Dickinson, T.Bell, ? Shakespeare, D.Taylor coxed by H.Collingwood. Taylor also sculled in the Naworth Castle Plate for Fine Strake Boats.
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