[EAST (William Giles, Royal Bargemaster) and the KING'S WATERMEN]

Press photo by London News Agency, unsigned, showing him and the eight watermen, seated or standing, full face, he in a white suit, they in white jerseys and boaters, they are named on the 'flimsy' on the verso, 6½" x 8½", Henley, July

The first visit of a reigning monarch to Henley Regatta. On Saturday 6th July George V and Queen Mary were rowed from a special stage to the royal box, in the barge built for William III in 1690.

Item Date:  1912

Stock No:  52622      £65


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