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  • The buildings lie close to the Thames, and the school is famous for rowing, sending an eight to the regatta at Henley each year.
  • It is only since about 1870 that this popularity has grown up. Ten years earlier even rowing-boats were few excepting at Oxford, at Henley in regatta time, and at Putney on the tideway.
  • Of these Henley Royal Regatta is pre-eminent by the number and importance of the entries, and by its comparative antiquity.
  • An annual pleasure fair is held on Easter Monday, and a regatta in August or September.
  • Regatta is a stout, coloured shirt cloth similar in make to a jeanette.

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