• Short Summary

    Footage of Henley-on-Thames in Oxfordshire how it was pre-war and how it is now.

  • Description

    Library footage of the Henley Regatta (Oxfordshire) pre wartime. Several shots of people relaxing in rowing boats. L/S of boat race in progress.

    Various shots of Henley today, swans swim on the river and the boat remain tied up. Good L/S's of old house in the town which include several picturesque half timbered buildings. L/S's of the church of St Mary taken from the river. More shots of the pretty countryside around Henley including numerous willow trees.

    L/S's of Hambledon Wear and Mill. M/S of two young women sitting on a lock gate. L/S's of passenger steam boat moored on the side of the river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1296.01
    Media URN:
    43021
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:34:00 / 01:02:27:00
    Canister:
    NSP 238

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