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  • Short Summary

    Cambridge crew in training for boat race & Arcadia departs from Tilbury.

  • Description

    London & Tilbury, Essex.

    Various shots of the Cambridge University boat crew at training for the traditional Cambridge versus Oxford boat race. They are rowing along the river Thames in Putney and go under the Putney Bridge.

    Various shots of the people at dock in Tilbury waving to people onboard ship that is about to sail off. People from the ship wave back. Some good shots of the passengers and their relatives as they wave. Various shots of the ship leaving the harbour - it is Arcadia. Various shots of the dock workers preparing the ship for departure and tugs waiting to help her out of harbour. More shots of the ship leaving harbour and the people waving from decks.

    Various shots of the people leaving train and walking along platform at train station in Tilbury. They board Arcadia and are welcomed by the crew. More shots of Arcadia and people waving goodbye.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:51:00 / 01:43:44:00
    UN 4603 C

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