• Short Summary

    A CHURCH BY THE RIVER WAS THE PREFECT SETTING ON DECEMBER 2ND WHEN STEWART MCKENZIE, 25-YEAR-OLD AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC SCULLER, MARRIED 22-YEAR-OLD MISS ANN MORSE, OF READING, BERKSHIRE, U.

  • Description

    A CHURCH BY THE RIVER WAS THE PREFECT SETTING ON DECEMBER 2ND WHEN STEWART MCKENZIE, 25-YEAR-OLD AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC SCULLER, MARRIED 22-YEAR-OLD MISS ANN MORSE, OF READING, BERKSHIRE, U.K. AN EARLY ARRIVAL AT THE 13TH CENTURY PARISH CHURCH OF HENLEY- ON-THAMES, OXFORDSHIRE, WAS THE AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER IN LONDON, SIR ERIC HARRISON, WHO WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE.

    MANY PROMINENT FIGURES FROM THE WORLD OF ROWING CROWDED THE CENTURIES-OLD CHURCH FOR THE CEREMONY AND AFTERWARDS AT THE RECEPTION HELD AT THE FAMOUS LEANDER ROWING CLUB.

    THE REV. CLAUDE WILLIAMS PERFORMED THE WEDDING CEREMONY. THE BRIDE WAS GIVEN AWAY BY HER FATHER AND THE BEST MAN WAS MR. GREG MCNAMEE.

    STEWART, WHO NOW WORKS AS A CHICKEN SEXER AT TWYFORD, BERKSHIRE, MET ANN, A RECEPTIONIST AT THE "RED LION HOTEL" IN HENLEY-ON-THAMES, DURING THE HENLEY REGATTA. THIS YEAR AT HENLEY HE WON THE COVETED DIAMOND SCULLS FOR THE FIFTH YEAR IN SUCCESSION. THE COUPLE WILL LIVE IN AN EARLY VICTORIAN HOUSE THEY HAVE BOUGHT IN THE CENTRE OF HENLEY-ON-THAMES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7PA9TR4JKAKOMW3Y8G29ATV7B
    Media URN:
    VLVA7PA9TR4JKAKOMW3Y8G29ATV7B
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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