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  • Description

    Exact location unknown, somewhere on the River Thames.

    Title reads: "Bray's Heat Wave Regatta. Competitors in novel events positively enjoy involuntary immersions!"

    Various shots of an unusual tug of war involving two punts tied together. The crews on each punt row in opposite directions, trying to tip the opposition into the river. M/S of an obstacle race on canoes. Men scramble over a log lying across the river landing in their canoes which have been allowed to drift under. Various shots of game which involves teams in canoes chasing a large rubber ball about the river. People watch the shenanigans from the gardens of the Hotel de Paris.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    28100
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    538.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:50:00 / 01:04:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1311
    Sort Number:
    G 1311
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    1920s Untitled Workspace
  • Stills

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

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