Finals Day At Henley 1934

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    Full title reads: "FINALS DAY AT HENLEY - Brilliant weather has made this up-river festival exceptionally enjoyable."

    Henley (Henley-on-Thames), Oxfordshire.

    Several shots of the crowds along the river bank. Several fashionable ladies are seen eating lunch.

    The end of Diamond sculls race - the winner, H. Buhtz of the Berliner Club, rows vigorously towards finish.

    Start of the principal race of the day - Grand Challenge Cup. Contestants are Leander (Great Britain) and Princeton University (USA). Several shots of the race and the crowds. Leander's crew resting after winning the race.

    Winners receiving cups from a fashionable lady.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    8890
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    791.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:16:00 / 01:46:52:00
    Canister:
    34/55
    Sort Number:
    34/055
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