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    Item title reads - Varsity Boat Race. Oxford, stroked by American, H. P. Mellen, score their 40th and first victory since war in thrilling race by a length.

    The Oxford crew carry their boat out to the river and get in, C/U of H. P. Mellen getting ready. L/S as they row away and people rush forward to watch. L/S of Oxford and Cambridge lined up ready to start, they row away and the camera follows them. Various shots as people line the bank to watch them row down the river. M/S of the teams rowing in slow motion.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23629
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    300.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:11:00 / 01:51:55:00
    Canister:
    G 966
    Sort Number:
    G 0966
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    story of pathe eps 1 and 3
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. Martinargh says

    In the crew carrying the boat ,there is a blonde guy. Is it by any chance Andrew Irvine ? Regards, Martin

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