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  • Short Summary

    Bradfield College boys take part in a gruelling cross country run and obstacle course.

  • Description

    Theale, Berkshire.

    Title: "End of TERM SPORTS. Over the weir and through the river - chilly obstacles in Bradfield College Sports".

    L/S of a crowd of boys in white gym kits running down a slope. M/S of a group of boys running over an obstacle course; they have to clamber over and under several horse jumps, a man with a clipboard watches them. Various shots of another group going over a different obstacle course; boys in sacks hop over sea saws before crawling under a tarpaulin on the floor.

    Various shots of boys clambering over an old cart with a large fishing net draped over it. M/S of a boy wading through a river, a crowd of parents, teachers and pupils watch from the bank. Various M/Ss of boys wading through the river and climbing up a weir. M/S of boys trying to climb over the weir - looks very chilly!

    After a second of spacing, out takes / cuts start at 01:45:29. Cuts are the same or similar to shots in the edited story.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:16:00 / 01:47:29:00
    G 1281

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