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  • Short Summary

    Cambridge College rowing teams compete on the River Cam.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Lent Bumping Races - First Trinity Coll. wrest "headship of the river" from Jesus Coll. after desperate struggle in teeth of a gale."

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

    Various shots beside the River Cam as several college rowing teams go past; a small crowd is gathered on the riverbank; some run or cycle along to keep up with the winning teams. At a signal from the cox the two teams at the head of the race slow down; M/S of a team in their boat by the bank; one man folds his jersey and speaks to someone on the bank. L/S of one of the teams setting off again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    716.27
    Media URN:
    33706
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:15:00 / 01:40:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1478

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