• Short Summary

    Oxford win the 1938 Boat Race against Cambridge.

  • Description

    River Thames, between Mortlake and Putney.

    Various shots of milling crowds on the riverbank, buying souvenirs and waiting for the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race to begin. The two crews carry their boats to the water, get in and start off. Several shots of the race. Oxford win the race by two lengths.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    959.14
    Media URN:
    16439
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:16:00 / 01:21:51:00
    Canister:
    38/27

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The race took place on 2 April 1936.

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