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  • Short Summary

    A look at the celebrations of the glorious Fourth of June at Eton.

  • Description

    Eton, Berkshire.

    Intertitles: "FLOREAT ETONA. The time-honoured procession of Boats, in honour of the glorious Fourth of June".

    Panning shot along a line of young Etonians in naval Admiral-style uniforms standing on a wooden jetty over a river, each one holds a large bunch of flowers.

    Panning shot of a row of more Etonians wearing straw boaters and holding punting poles. L/S of a rowing eights racing on the River Thames, Windsor Castle can be seen in the distance.

    Panning shot of Etonians in white trousers and hats. M/S of the Etonians climbing into their rowing eight M/S of Etonians in straw boaters rowing. M/S of Etonians leaning on their punting poles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.04
    Media URN:
    21529
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:29:00 / 01:06:00:00
    Canister:
    G 674

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