Gravesend Rowing Club Captains

Year Name Notes/Achievements

1878 F. Turner/J. Spurge

1879-1882 F.W. Simes

1883-1889 W. Miall

1890-1906 C.F. Constant 16yrs (“constant by name and constant by …”)

1907-1919 R.W. Mortlock 12yrs (Captain throughout WWI)

1920-1921 T.F. Ellison

1922-1928 L.C. Martin 6yrs

1929-1931 H. Harley

1932-1933 J.M. Walton

1934 W.J. Clifford

1935 A.L. Wraight

1936-1937 J.C. Govier

1938 N. Welton

1939 P.A. Clark

No Rowing during World War II

1946 J.K. Howcroft

1947 A.S. King

1948 P.A. Clark 2nd time (see also ’39)

1949 S.L. Wingfield

1950-1951 R.L. Cox 2nd time (see also ’50-’51)

1952-1953 H. Goodwin

1954-1960 R.L. Cos

1961-1962 D. Pritchard

1963 M. Pullen

1964-1965 P. Woodman

1966 A. Summer

1967 D. Whiffen

1968-1969 B. Pearson

1970 J. Lupton

1971 R. Stones

1972-1973 B. Pearson 2nd time (see also ’68-’69)

1974 J. Lupton 2nd time

1975 R. Lupton followed his brother

1976 R. Ellmore

1977-1982 B. Robinson

1983-1986 M. Ramsey

1987 D. Scholes

1988 B. Robinson 2nd time (see also ’77-’82)

1989-1990 P. Britton

1991 B. Robinson 3rd time (see also ’77-’82 & ’88)

1992 S. Wall

1993-1994 B.J. Stevens

1995 S. Cason

1996 B.J. Stevens 2nd time (see also ’93-’94)

1997-1998 A. Ray

1999 C. Willson

2000 T. Simmons

2001-2002 N. Lowrey

2003-2004 S. Webb

2005 C. Willson 2nd time (see also ’99)

2006-2007 C. Trowbridge 1st woman, 50th Captain

2008-2011 S. Cason 2nd time (see also 1995)

2012 Y. Culloty/K. Smith

2013 – 2015 A. Wood

2016 – Present M. Johnson