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  • Short Summary

    The Cambridge boat race crew prepare on the river at Richmond.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "On the tideway. "Flappers" turn up in force at first appearance of Light Blues-favourites again this year. "

    Richmond, Surrey

    M/S launch of the boat into the water, and the 'light blues' begin their row. They are seen rowing at pace along the river. They finish and lift the boat out of the water.

    Intertitle reads: "Better looking than Oxford"
    followed by individual C/U poses by G. Wynne Thomas, T.E. Letchworth, J.C. Holcroft, R. Beesly, L.V. Bevan, wearing glasses, J.B. Bell, S.K. Tubbs and J.S. Maclay.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    672.19
    Media URN:
    33091
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:51:00 / 01:30:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1378

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