• Short Summary

    Rowing teams from Oxford and Cambridge compete in race on River Thames

  • Description

    ENGLAND: River Thames:
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    BOAT RACE 1948 Boat Race. Crews taking boat down to river. Men selling favours. The start - after 10 strokes Cambridge catch a crab. Restart and catch Oxford at Mile Post. Good shots from Hammersmith Bridge. Cambridge win by 5 lengths in record time for the crew. Launches following in wake at Aerial view of crews near Hammersmith


    Sport; Rowing; Students; Ships and Boats

    University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, rowers, racing, spectators, oars
    Background: Rowing teams from Oxford and Cambridge compete in race on River Thames

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABPR8OVR75AJIPFQDNPTIM399B
    Media URN:
    VLVABPR8OVR75AJIPFQDNPTIM399B
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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