The Company of
Watermen & Lightermen
of the River Thames

Freemen and Partner’s Dinner

This year’s Freemen and partners dinner will be on Thursday 7th November – at Watermen’s Hall.   The cost is £80.00 a ticket – the dress code is black tie Reception is 7.00 followed by dinner at 7.30 Just click on the link to book Freemen’s Partners Dinner

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DRAW OFF WALK FRIDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2019

All apprentices, trainees, Freemen and friends are invited to attend this year’s Draw Off Walk. Please meet at 11:30am at the Middlesex side of Teddington footbridge. This is an ideal trip to observe the river level lower than usual as the Richmond curtains remain raised allowing the level to drop well below the 1.72m maintained

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Henley Sculling Weekend

This year’s Henley Sculling Weekend is on 12th to 13th of October 2019, with some accommodation for Freemen at Leander Club and for apprentices at Greenlands, Henley Management College. Friday night once we have rigged the boats at Upper Thames, there will be a curry evening aboard a Salters’ Steamers vessel departing at 1930 from

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Benefactors Luncheon

15th October is our first Freemen’s Lunch of the new Company term and it is to honour the Company’s Past Benefactors. The Luncheon is dedicated to remembering those Freemen who have given money or possessions to the Company which has given us the Watermen’s Hall and its collections, as we know it to-day. Using some

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TTRA Events 2019

The Thames Traditional Rowing Association, which supports and promotes the sport of traditional, fixed-seat, rowing and sculling on the river, is pleased to announce the following events for 2019: Sunday 7 April – Oxbridge Watermen’s Challenge Thursday 13 June – Admiral of the Port Challenge Saturday 29 June – The Tudor Pull Monday 29 July –

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Freemen’s Events 2019

Please click on the link, where available, to download the flier for each event September 4 Doggett’s Coat and Badge 26 Freemen’s Connoisseurs’ Luncheon October 13 Freemen’s Benefactors’ Luncheon December 17/18/19  Freemen’s Christmas Luncheons

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The Company of Watermen and Lightermen, Watermen's Hall, 16 - 18 St-Mary-at-Hill, London, EC3R 8EF

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