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  • Short Summary

    Cambridge in training for the boat race on the River Thames at Putney.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "Light Blues at Putney. Cambridge Crew joins Oxford for final training - the Flappers are undecided as to which is the more handsome!"

    High angled shot of the Cambridge crew carrying their rowing eight down the slipway to the River Thames, past a large crowd, including a man using a movie camera. C/U of two of the students sitting in the boat, pan along to show the rest of the crew waiting to start rowing. Various shots of the crew members in the boat, fiddling with the oars and preparing to start their training for the annual boat race. M/S of the Cambridge crew setting down, rowing down the river. L/S of crew rowing past moored yachts and barges, a motor launch passes in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    334.34
    Media URN:
    24305
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:08:00 / 01:47:30:00
    Canister:
    G 1070

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