Regatta at Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead

Regatta at Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead
Photograph taken 1888 © Reproduced by permission of Oxfordshire County Council ref: HT13373

The annual Eton boating regatta on the River Thames at Windsor, with the castle buildings on the hillside in the background. The event was instituted to commemorate a visit of George III (1760-1820) and held on his birthday, 4th June.