Pleasure boat at Nuneham Park, Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire

Pleasure boat at Nuneham Park, Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire
Photograph taken 1899 © Reproduced by permission of Oxfordshire County Council ref: HT13451

A large pleasure boat moored at the banks of the river Thames at Nuneham Courtney, the seat of Lord Harcourt. The area was a favourite place for picnics and river jaunts, and parties were allowed to land on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the season.

Location

Oxfordshire Nuneham

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Themes

Tags

people boat river water transport leisure victorian (1837 - 1901)