• Short Summary

    Excellent colour footage of the 1961 Henley Royal Regatta. Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    Colour.

    Royal Regatta. Henley in Oxfordshire.

    L/S of the River Thames at Henley and women. L/S of river with various boats milling around. M/S of small cabin cruiser slowly making it way up river. M/S of people on bank watching. M/S of man in punt moving slowly up river. C/U of boxer dog watching from river bank. C/U of older rowers wearing peak caps. M/S of two boys talking to girl. C/U of woman wearing fashionable clothes.

    L/S of the crowds assembled with the river in foreground. C/U of man looking through binoculars. Several shots of the Wyfold challenge Cup boat race in progress. The race is won by the National Provincial Bank rowing team. People cheering on river bank. M/S of older row types arguing amongst themselves. M/S of women wearing Oriental dress. Several more shots of boats races in progress including the Grand Challenge Cup which is won by Russia.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1730.25
    Media URN:
    53694
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:06:00 / 01:41:38:00
    Canister:
    61/56

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