Conservators of the River Thames

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Conservators of the River Thames a board of commissioners instituted by Parliament to have the conservancy of the Thames.
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Usage

In literature:

In whatever sense of the word the Corporation of London has conserved the Thames, it has not made that river a conserve of roses.
"Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)" by Various
Good examples of these vessels are the two steam hopper barges built for the Conservators of the river Thames in 1898.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 7" by Various
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