• Short Summary

    Rowing races and people enjoying the sunshine at Henley-on-Thames.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Henley".

    Sport: Henley Royal Regatta, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

    Various shots River Thames, people walking about on the river's edge in the "Tea Garden". C/U woman in boater hat. C/U man in old school cap. Punt paddling down stream. C/U two men, one with handle bar moustache. G/V river, pan down to show baby being held in water.

    Various shots the Diamond Sculls sculling race between H.L Parker (USA) and S.A. Mackenzie (Australia). Mackenzie is farthest from camera on left. C/U television personality Jackie Rae and his wife film star Janette Scott. More shots race. Intercut shots of spectators. C/U winner Mackenzie in his boat.

    C/U man and woman. Various shots the Grand Challenge Cup rowing eights race between Harvard University and The Thames Rowing Club. Harvard nearest camera. Harvard win easily.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1587.37
    Media URN:
    51117
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:39:00 / 01:53:47:00
    Canister:
    59/54

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