• Short Summary

    Dinghies race down River Thames from Putney to Tower Bridge and back again. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Dinghies day out.

    Dinghies race from Putney to Tower Bridge and back again in second Tideway race for the Evening Standard Trophy. London.

    L/S dinghies lined up on Putney hard. Various shots man fixing mast. C/U woman untangling rope. M/S as dinghy is launched. C/U Sir Alan Herbert watching. M/S as race gets underway down River Thames. M/S small dinghy. M/S dinghies going under Putney bridge. Various shots children watching. L/S "Meggie" racing. L/S group. Various shots as they pass the Houses of Parliament, M/S Big Ben. M/S small dinghy.

    M/S tracking shot of St. Paul's cathedral. Various shots of the race. Various shots as they near Tower Bridge. M/S as "Erratic" is the first boat in. C/U man watching. Camera pans with dinghy being carried up the bank. M/S crowd. Various shots tea being poured out. M/S as food and drink is handed out to contestants. Various shots crowd sitting down drinking and eating. M/S dinghies lined up on the berthing area by Tower Bridge.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1770.09
    Media URN:
    54677
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:58:00 / 01:31:26:00
    Canister:
    63/62

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