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  • Short Summary

    Rower Bert Barry wins Putney to Mortlake boat race, London.

  • Description

    Putney to Mortlake boat race on the Thames, London.

    Full titles read: "RIVER RELAY RACE - Bert Barry.... World's sculling Champion beats 3 rivals over Boat Race course."

    L/S's of two men carrying out rowing boat from boathouse. M/S's of rower (Bert Barry) sitting in boat smiling. Good L/S's of the race in progress. L/S of the oarsman going underneath large bridge (looks a bit like Tower Bridge). Various other shots of the race, factories and power stations can be seen on the banks of the river. M/S of the winner Bert Barry posing for the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    794.04
    Media URN:
    35969
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:34:00 / 01:05:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1618

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