The club's annual dinner, Friday, 13th November 1959
The venue was the Connaught Rooms in Great Queen Street, London.
We have identified some of the members in the photograph, as indicated by the white numbers in the photograph and the list of names below.
1. Mike Ailles, 2. John Hammond, 3. Vin Batten, 4. Ron Needs, 5. Dennis Body, 6. Allen McTernan, 7. Tim Firminger, 8. Bob Mills, 9. Tony Dunford, 10. Giles Scott-Giles, 11. Brian Welch, 12. Bob Barnwell, 13. Clive Warwick, 14. Brian Alldridge, 15. Basil Kemp-Gee, 16. Arthur "Bubbles" Ward, 17. Jack Eastwood, 18. David Alldridge, 19. Pat Rayner, 20. Bob Slade, 21. Norman Webster, 22. Mike Cadiz, 23. Tony Pennell, 24 Peter Sutherland, 25. Ken Hylton-Smith, 26. Dick Hylton-Smith, 27. John Peck, 28, Gordon Madge, 29. Frank Harry, 30. G.O. 'Gully' Nickalls (who was chairman of the ARA), 31. Brian Shaw, 32. Sir Eric Studd (QBC president), 33. Harold Rickett (chairman of Henley Royal Regatta), 34. Ronnie Howard (Oxford University BC president for the 1959 Boat Race) 35. Dick Knight (Barn Cottage and Molesey), 36. Wally Horwood, 37. Alec McNaughten-Morrison.
Lionel Bailey recalls; "Peter Sutherland, who went on to found Upper Thames RC, was a driving force behind the 1965 Anglo-Dutch Youth Regatta that John Peters, Pat Barry and I successfully competed in."