• Short Summary

    Oxford beats Cambridge in Varsity Boat Race on River Thames

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    SLATE INFORMATION: The Varsity Boat Race

    ENGLAND: London: Hammersmith and Fulham:
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    BOAT RACE. 1952 Varsity boat race won by Oxford..in heavily blizzard. bring boats out..small crowds..start, closely fought race follow boats in launches etc..Oxford winning.. resting etc Shots of crews etc

    CAMBRIDGE. beaten by Oxford in 1952 Varsity Boat Race..in heavy snow-storm.. shots of crews.. enter water.. closely fought race Oxford just take lead at end.. shots of exhausted crews 1/2.

    OXFORD Beat Cambridge in 1952 Inter-Varsity Race..under Christopher Davidge the Oxford 8 take the lead to end of race after a closely fought duel.. shots of entering water.. racing etc. resting on oars at finish.. shots of crews etc rowed in heavy snow storms.. etc

    THAMES RIVER. 1952 Inter-Varsity Boat Race won by Oxford 8 under Chris Davidge.. rowed in heavy snow storms.. shots entering water start, following behind, under Bridges, etc closely-fought duel.. Oxford take lead towards end and win..by few feet. Crews rest exhausted on oars.. shots etc

    Rowing, Students, blizzard, inclement weather, close race, crew, crewing, row, skiffs, Light Blues, Dark Blues
    Background: Oxford beats Cambridge in Varsity Boat Race on River Thames

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3W2UA8V2NKDM1POOTC9529G11
    Media URN:
    VLVA3W2UA8V2NKDM1POOTC9529G11
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/03/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:24:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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