Who was the C19th Champion Rower of the World?
Ann Glanville, self-proclaimed 'champion rower of the world', rowed goods across the Tamar and raced unbeaten in ports around Britain and in France.
In this unit pupils:
- travel on the River Tamar and bump into a character from the past
- investigate historical sources to find out what life was like in Saltash before the Tamar bridges were built
- draw on existing sea shanties to compose their own rowing song
Resources for member schools include:
TEXTS 65 IMAGES AUDIO VIDEO
Example audio track