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  • Short Summary

    Women start swim race in cold River Thames. London.

  • Description

    Belated Thames swim. London.

    Women's swim race on the Thames River in cold weather -- the race was stopped because of the icy cold water; but here is film of start. CU 4 young women in swimsuits stand-up on rowboat; get into dive position. GV They dive off the boat; several other boats are also sitting around. Tracking shot follows the girls as they swim; and guys row boats along w/ them.

    Sports.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1928.43
    Media URN:
    73524
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:44:00 / 01:55:14:00
    Canister:
    ON 156 B

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