Tamesis was the ancient name for the River Thames.
Sculptures titled Tamesis and Isis by Anne Seymour Damer can be found on the bridge at Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. The original terracotta and plaster models were exhibited at the Royal Academy, London, in 1785. They are now on show at the River and Rowing Museum in Henley.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the Latin name for the Thames, and so named by Cesar in his "Gallic War."
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