• Short Summary

    Rowers compete for the 'Headship of the River' on the Thames.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mortlake to Putney. 127 'Eights' compete for 'Headship of the River' won by London R.C. for the seventh time!"

    Mortlake to Putney, Greater London.

    Large number of rowing boats set off on race a wide point on the River Thames. Rowing boats are going up and down the river. Different crews are started at different times. The rowers make their way under a bridge.

    High angle shot of rowers coming in to the bank at the end of their period on the river. Crowds of people are watching at the landing point. Other boats are still going up and down the Thames.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    667.03
    Media URN:
    4870
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:27:00 / 01:15:04:00
    Canister:
    32/24

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