• Short Summary

    Traditional Henley regatta - Russians win most of the races, Yugoslav wins Diamonds.

  • Description

    Henley, Henley-on-Thames.

    LV river and crowds. GV river...some race in progress... and crowds. CU man and woman. SV Russian four getting into boats. SCU people in caps and blazers drinking beer. CU girl with large hat trimmed with daises. LV start of eighths. Russians on far side, pan to back view. GV Russians in the lead coming up to finish. STV people in punts with umbrellas. LV towards, finish of eighths past post, Russians win. SV flag dropped in umpire's boat for start of fours. LV pan, Russia far side. R.A.F. have a slight lead as they pull away from the start. CU people watching. LV towards, Russians winning past post. SV start of Diamond Sculls. Yugoslav Vlasic on far side... Swiss man A. Colomb wearing loose hat closer to the camera. GV crowds. LV towards, finish of Diamonds, Yugoslav wins, & STV. SV two men pointing up river. SV pan, people in oilskins and umbrella in a little boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    172.05
    Media URN:
    29576
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:14:00 / 01:20:16:00
    Canister:
    54/51

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