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    Item title reads: "For the headship of the river. Encouraged by the yells of their excited supporters, each college strives desperately to record a 'bump' in annual 'torpides'."

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

    M/S rowing eight as they row down river, with people crowding the towpath, some running along to keep up with the race. Crowds rush over a bridge, some shout encouragement to rowers. L/S river and people running along the far bank by some fields.

    Note: Rowing - ever popular in Oxford.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    32976
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    670.41
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:57:00 / 01:58:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1376
    Sort Number:
    G 1376
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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