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    We see some "strapping strong-armed Eves" who go down to the river for rowing. M/S of four women rowers holding their blades. The girls walk towards their boat. M/S of the girls in their boat. L/S of them moving off. Three girls run along the riverbank shouting encouragement. L/S of the girls moving along the water shot from another boat. L/S of more girls with blades. L/S of two teams of four racing each other.

    "Incidentally, rowing is just the exercise to reduce that "spreading" feeling, so feared in these days of long slim gowns - " L/S of three teams racing along the river. High angle shot of the boats moving under the camera - probably shot from a bridge.

    Issue number not known but probably somewhere around 480.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:23:00 / 01:23:50:00
    EP 194
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    EP 194
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    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
    Female Sporting Trailblazers Women\'s rowing
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. expeditionrower says

    The bridge at around 0:30 looks like Richmond Lock Bridge.
    At around 0:15 one of the women has a club (playing card symbol on her jersey: she\'s from Ace Rowing Club.

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