• Short Summary

    Cambridge wins re-rowed boat race after Oxford sinks at first attempt.

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    The Thames (Surrey & London).

    LV. Oxford and Cambridge crews lined up at start of the traditional boat race. This is the second start (Monday). Oxford crew sunk at start of the race on Saturday so the race have been repeated. SCU. Selling favours to woman, & CU. CU. 'Old Blue' man with cigar. LV. Start of race. SV. Top view, pan, crews racing. GV. Top view, pan, boats racing. Crowd. LV. Hammersmith Bridge. Top view, pan up Cambridge team shooting Hammersmith Bridge. SV. Top view, people lined up on river bank. GV. From Hammersmith Bridge, Cambridge in lead. SV. Top view, people watching from bank. LV. Pan, Cambridge in lead, rowing from Barnes bridge. SV. Cambridge several lengths in lead, approaching Chiswick Bridge for finish. Angle shot, 'Old Blue' man watching. GV. Pan, Cambridge rowing to finish, pass post.

    LV. Flooded towpath, swans swimming around (Saturday). CU. 'Old Blue' type. CU. Men discussing weather LV. Crews lined up at start of race on Saturday. LV. Pan, crew racing. SCU. Pan, Oxford crew rowing and shipping water. LV. Pan, Oxford crew rowing and shipping water. CU. Small child with streamers looking sad. GV. Crews still rowing with Oxford almost sunk.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:05:00 / 01:10:33:00

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