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    Item title reads - End of term sports. Over the weir and through the river - chilly obstacles in Bradfield College steeplechase. Theale, Berkshire.

    M/S of boys climbing through a thick hedge and jumping over a wooden fence, M/S as they climb over a cart and down under netting which is covering it. M/S of one boy getting tangled up. M/S as they climb up the weir, various shots as they wade waist deep across the river.

    Intertitle - 'now in slow motion with endeavour in every inch.' M/S in slow motion of the boys wading through the rushing water and reaching for the rope to pull themselves up over the small waterfall, various shots as they jump up in slow motion, it looks very hard work.

    Note: this item also contains a green tinted version of the boys climbing through the river in slow motion.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:35:00 / 01:45:53:00
    G 1179
    Sort Number:
    G 1179
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    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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