Ely Boat House, Cambridge University Boat Club
Ely Boat House is a new build for Cambridge University Boat Club with assisted funding from the University and alumni from a significant number of old Blues’ and Goldie. The famous rival boat race between Oxford and Cambridge on the Thames has been an annual event since when on the 12th March 1829 the following letter was sent from Cambridge to Oxford:
The University of Cambridge hereby challenge the University of Oxford to row a match at or near London each in an eight-oar boat during the Easter vacation
Fourways Plant Ltd was employed by the principal contractor for full scaffold service from inception to completion. This included full height boarded scaffold with hoist and internal birdcages.