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Robert Royston blade (Museum of Cambridge)

Lowe Double Sculls blade, 1900, painted by Robert Royston

History of the Lowe Double Sculls blade

Information about this blade and in particular about Robert Richard Richard Royston (1828 – 1909) has been researched by Douglas Dashwood-Howard in a monograph published in 2022.

Robert Royston signature on blade (Museum of Cambridge)

A brief synopsis of the places Robert Richard Royston lived at:

11/11/1828: born Magdalene Street

26/4/1829: baptism St Peter’s Church

1841 & 1851: family at 25/26 Bridge Street

1851: Robert Richard Royston at 7 Pembroke Street

1861 & 1871: 27 Jesus Lane

1881: 10 King Street

1891 & 1901: Midsummer House, Midsummer Common

D Dashwood-Howard monograph:

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