• Short Summary

    Good shots of spectators and competitors at the Henley Regatta.

  • Description

    Henley, Oxfordshire.

    Various good shots of the Henley Regatta; crowds of people stand on the river banks; others sit in boats and eat picnics. M/S of American Joe Burk winning the Diamond Sculls race. In the Thames Cup the semi-final is between two US crews - Kent School and Yale University; Kent wins and races the London Rowing Club in the final. Kent wins again and the team throws their cox into the water after the race.

    Note: soundtrack cuts out for a few seconds in the final Thames Cup Race. Old record named this rower as J W Birk.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    971.18
    Media URN:
    17289
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:28:00 / 01:16:32:00
    Canister:
    38/53

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