Scenes from on board and at the finish as all sizes of craft race from Southend to Putney.
Item title reads: " In a choppy 'sea'. Motor boats of all sizes and speeds compete in 50 mile trip up the Thames to Putney."
Southend to London
Side view of a small motor boat with two men on the deck, as it cruises along the river. There are cranes visible in the background. The boats cruise with barges to each side. M/S M/S of the back of a boat with Tower Bridge seen clearly in the background. A dingy is towed behind. There are various shots of motor boats and launches as they race and speed through the arches of Putney Bridge. Some go at quite high speeds.