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    Item title reads - Ladies' long distance swimming championship won for the 3rd time by Miss M. Hamblen (Hammersmith L.S.C.) in 1 hour 9 minutes 58 seconds - all 22 starters finished the course! Kew to Putney. London.

    L/S of the ladies lined up in their costumes on the bank. L/S as they dive in and start the race. M/S of the ladies in the water. M/S of boats sailing along and others watching from the bank. L/S after the race as Miss Hamblen walks through and is congratulated by people in the crowd. M/S of Miss Hamblen shaking hands with another swimmer, Miss Hamblen puts on her robe.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35069
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    742.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:00:00 / 01:21:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1535
    Sort Number:
    G 1535
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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