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  • Short Summary

    Student antics during Avon boat race. Good footage throughout.

  • Description

    Stratford-upon-Avon, Avon

    VS . Punters from both universities on the River Avon and they take part in various races, all of which end up with more students in the water than out. They push each other off their punts and ram into each other. Various shots of the boat race in motion. VS. Actress Sarah Miles presenting the trophy to Cambridge the eventual winners. The trophy is a 10ft. long Beefeaters sword. (Orig. Neg.)

    Note: Footage suffers from bad light for the last minute. Good location shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2695.01
    Media URN:
    79883
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:06:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 3919 B

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