A race for a trifling sweepstake was got up among the T.B. it was run over Battersea fields the distance was about a mile with 7 leaps in it, the following fellows started
Astley won. Whittaker being second and Merewether third.
A race was also got up this month between the following boats two pair of sculls in each boat.
Astley Tritton Junr
This race in consequence of a dispute did not come off.
Added by Somerton