Miss M. Hamblen wins the ladies' long distance swimming championship from Kew to Putney. London.
Item title reads - Ladies' long distance swimming championship won for the 3rd time by Miss M. Hamblen (Hammersmith L.S.C.) in 1 hour 9 minutes 58 seconds - all 22 starters finished the course! Kew to Putney. London.
L/S of the ladies lined up in their costumes on the bank. L/S as they dive in and start the race. M/S of the ladies in the water. M/S of boats sailing along and others watching from the bank. L/S after the race as Miss Hamblen walks through and is congratulated by people in the crowd. M/S of Miss Hamblen shaking hands with another swimmer, Miss Hamblen puts on her robe.