• Short Summary

    Students from Oxford and Cambridge universities get in some early practise for the boat race.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Boat race preparations.

    The river Cam at Ely, Cambridgeshire; and the river Thames at Henley, Oxfordshire.

    L/S of people on the river bank. Various shots of two teams made up of Cambridge students rowing against each other on the Cam. Various shots as people watch, the 'B' team wins.

    M/S of two teams of Oxford students on the river Thames, M/S of one cox. Various shots as they row up the river whilst people watch. M/S as 'A' team win and row past the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    991.21
    Media URN:
    18397
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:53:00 / 01:22:48:00
    Canister:
    38/97

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