• Short Summary

    Colour footage of spectators and rowing events at the Royal Regatta in Henley.

  • Description

    Titles read: "HENLEY - ROYAL REGATTA".

    Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

    High angle view of the river and marquees at Henley during Regatta week. Several shots of people rowing along the river in all kinds of small motor and rowing boats.

    Men of the Italian rowing team from Moto Guzzi polish their boat in preparation for a race. Several shots of fashionable ladies and men in blazers wandering about and chatting. Princess Margaret arrives on a launch, wearing sunglasses and accompanied by Lord Snowdon.

    Several shots of the rowing race of the Diamond Skulls Challenge. We see Stewart Mackenzie beat WL Barry by three lengths. In the Stewards Challenge Cup we see the Trud of Leningrad win by a length and a half against Nereus of Holland. In the Grand Challenge Cup the Central Sport Club of the Russian Navy beat Moto Guzzi of Italy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1725.16
    Media URN:
    53577
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:39:00 / 01:38:48:00
    Canister:
    62/56

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