First results of Torpids as a separate event for second boats, run
on the spare evenings between the main Eights races, consequently the first
appearance in "Torpids" of
Worcester, and the first Torpids headship for
just lists 'June' above the results.
In 1838 it was determined, at a meeting of strokes, that no Torpids should put
on with racing boats. This is the first year we have any evidence of their
racing separately, three nights being recorded in the