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  • Short Summary

    Cambridge University wins the Oxford & Cambridge Boat Race, leading from start to finish.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "The 80th 'Varsity Boat Race - won "all the way" by Light Blues who led from start to finish."

    Putney to Mortlake, London.

    L/S at the start of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race showing the two rowing teams on the River Thames as they move off, followed by two small boats and two rowing boats. Several shots of the race; the Cambridge team is in front all the way; crowds of people line the river banks.

    Slow-motion L/S shows the Cambridge team crossing the finishing point; Oxford are also seen in slow-motion, drifting by in 'resting' position.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    722.12
    Media URN:
    34720
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:27:00 / 01:28:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1490

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