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  • Short Summary

    Oxford crew train for the annual boat race at Henley, Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    Oxford boat race crew in training at Henley, Oxfordshire. Full titles read: "OXFORD CREW - fail to please critics at first appearance on regatta course."

    M/S of the Oxford crew lowering their boat into the water. They are wearing long sleeved tops and shorts and many are wearing thick scarves. A bridge over the river dominates the background, a small group of people view the proceedings from the top. A very nice L/S of the Oxford boys walking towards the camera from the boathouse carrying oars, they are talking smiling and laughing with one another

    M/S The crew set off on their training run (at quite some speed). The cox provides the motivation as they speed into the distance.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    204.22
    Media URN:
    21642
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:24:00 / 01:28:13:00
    Canister:
    G 634

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