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  • Short Summary

    Historic sculling race down River Thames.

  • Description

    London.

    Title reads: "First rowed in 1715! T. G. N. Green of Barnes wins historic race for Doggetts Coat and Badge."

    C/U of two elderly men in old fashioned uniforms talking to a sea captain. L/S of a bridge over the River Thames (Kew bridge?). C/U of one of the old codgers in a tricorne hat shouting through a megaphone. L/S of sculling race starting from under bridge. L/S of the rowers heading towards another bridge.

    Note: according to issue sheet yellow tinted print of this item exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    540.20
    Media URN:
    25953
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:27:00 / 01:44:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1315

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