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  • Short Summary

    Trading boats race along a course on the River Thames during the bargees' annual event.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rochester. The Bargees' 'Cowes'. Thoroughbreds of the tideway compete in annual Thames Sailing Barge Races."

    River Thames, Rochester, Kent.

    Various shots of lots of sailing boats / barges racing along the River Thames. They are the boats that usually carry goods up and down the River. They round a buoy marking one part of the course. One of the boats sails past a warship.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    691.31
    Media URN:
    5333
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:43:00 / 01:45:42:00
    Canister:
    30/8

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