Bell Weir Lock, Egham, Surrey

Bell Weir Lock, Egham, Surrey
Photograph taken 1860 - 1922 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: CC73/00652

The men of the Vintners and Dyers companies, together with the Queens Swan Marker, sitting in their boats by the lock waiting for the water level to change. The lock keeper is standing beside them on the bank. Swan Upping takes place in mid July.


Surrey Egham


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


river water lock work swan boat uniform man tradition victorian (1837 - 1901)