• Short Summary

    Boy scouts take their raft down the river to Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    Scout raft.

    Oxford, Oxfordshire.

    M/S two scouts walking along towpath hauling raft. L/S raft with scouts aboard travelling along. M/S two scouts on the front of the raft punting. C/U of the Scouts' flag. C/U of one scout paddling, he waves to two sailor cadets passing in a dinghy. C/U one of the scouts punting. M/S raft travelling towards camera. M/S from raft of young boys fishing on the bank. M/S raft nearing bridge, the two scouts who are hauling are halfway across the bridge. M/S two scouts punting, as raft passes. M/S young boys on the bank. C/U scouts' flag "Be Prepared". M/S David Keys and Bill Martin frying chips, C/U of them sizzling in the pan. Various shots as the scouts eat them. C/U of three wrist watches strapped to one of the wooden poles. Various shots as they examine a map. M/S of the river, M/S as the raft travels down it.

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    Film ID:
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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:18:00 / 01:47:55:00
    NP 472

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