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From the Archives
Nos. 7 & 8 Boathouse Row
University Barge Club of Philadelphia (also known as UBC) is an amateur rowing club located at #7 in the historic Boathouse Row of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and designated a National Historic Landmark.
The Club's founding, in 1854, is considered the "dawn of organized athletics in the University of Pennsylvania."
UBC is a founder, and the most senior member, of the oldest amateur athletic governing body in the United States, the Schuylkill Navy.