1918 Crews


The outing of this VIII in June 1918 was an historic occasion as the first time a truly representative university crew rowed together. However, this was not repeated in following years, and thus did not lead to the foundation of a university boat club for the women.

First Cambridge Women's Eight

Cox
Stroke
7
6
5
4
3
2
Bow

Janet G. Townsend (Newnham)
Eleanor D. Marshall (Newnham)
Marjorie G. Colman (Newnham)
Elsa M. Cairns (Newnham)
Helen C. Lehman (Girton)
Ursula M. Barman (Newnham)
Margaret C. Murrell (Girton)
Ruby M. Wainwright (Girton)
Margaret Scudamore (Girton)