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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of boat racing at Henley.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

    LS Small boats on the Thames. MS Girl in a straw hat walks with young man in boater. CU Three men in blazers and caps. MS Woman sports flouncy hat. MS Start of the double scull race, each scull manned by two oarsmen. MS Pleasure boat on the river. LS of race from downriver as the two boats approach, crowds and marquee on the riverbank. The race is won by the National Provincial Bank Rowing Club. MS Exhausted oarsmen rest on their oars. MS Group of well-dressed people applauding. LS Start of the Grand Challenge Cup between two teams of eight oarsmen - University of London versus Oxford University, pan with boats. MS Woman in frilly bonnet and sunglasses clapping. LS From finishing line as sculls approach, the race is won by University of London. CU Two oarsmen collapse over oars. MS Crowd. MS and LS Captain of winning team collecting Grand Challenge Cup Trophy from Sir Alan Herbert.

    Note: Date on original record: 13/07/1968.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2999.13
    Media URN:
    85833
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:58:00 / 01:37:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 4372 A

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