• Short Summary

    Rowing race to choose the Oxford crew for the boat race.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Henley-on-Thames. Oxford To Break That Ten Years Losing Spell? Trial Eights Race reveals better standard than for many years."

    Henley (Henley-on-Thames), Oxfordshire.

    Rowers from Oxford University climb into their rowing boat on the banks of the River Thames. They move the boat off into the water. Another crew climb into their boat.

    Various shots of the race between the two Oxford crews. This is a race to determine the selection of the crew for the Varsity Boat Race.

    Shots of rowing fans running along the bank to watch the race progress.

    More shots of the boats as the race finishes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    739.27
    Media URN:
    8403
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:36:00 / 01:35:17:00
    Canister:
    33/96

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