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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the Oxford rowing team preparing for the boat race.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Oxford crews first appearance on the Tideway - Critics say, Dark Blues - the lighter crew - are more advanced in their preparation."

    Bourne End, not sure of the county.

    M/S of Oxford rowing team in their boat preparing to row. They fiddle around with their scarves as the boat is pushed out into the river. Various shots of the crew rowing. Boat travels alongside. High angle shot of the team approaching the river bank. High angle shot of them taking the boat out of the river and holding it above their heads. Presumably practising for the Oxford - Cambridge boat race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    260.02
    Media URN:
    22748
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:14:00 / 01:02:34:00
    Canister:
    G 856

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