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James Fraser
 

 

James Fraser, captain of the Balmain Rowing Club, is a powerful, clean rowing oarsman, 6ft in height. In 1884 he was in the winning crew for the maiden fours at the Balmain Regatta; he was stroke of the winning junior eight in the same regatta for 1885; and rowed at No 8 in the senior fours in the Balmain Regattas from 1885, 1886, and 1887; his crew in every instance being victorious.

 

Australian Town and Country Journal - 21 April 1888

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