• Short Summary

    Henley Rowing Regatta including the Stewards Challenge Cup, and the Diamond Sculls.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Henley. Festival Of The River".

    Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. Henley Rowing Regatta including the Stewards Challenge Cup, the Grand Challenge Cup and the Diamond Sculls.

    GV River banks at Henley, showing Church, boats etc., (1st 7ft. for super title.) GV Punts on river. SV Elevated punts moored to river bank.

    SV Crews rowing for Stewards Challenge Cup. The Hellercup Roklub of Denmark and the Leander Club. Pan as Denmark overtakes Leander. MV Crowd. MV Towards and pan Denmark passing post. SV Back view away from camera rowing fans wearing caps and blazers. GV Crowd on bank.

    SV Pan start of Grand Challenge Cup. SV People on bank. LV Elevated towards Harvard passing post Dutch team way behind. CU Girl pan to boy friend.

    SV Pan Diamond Sculls. AD Rowe leading pan to back view showing both scullers. GV People in punts. LV Elevated towards Rowe winning easily. LV People on banks applauding. SV Elevated Rowe and R Van Mestag shaking hands in skiffs.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1476.16
    Media URN:
    48217
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:39:00 / 01:30:03:00
    Canister:
    50/56

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