• Short Summary

    Cambridge win the 99th annual University Boat Race against Oxford.

  • Description

    River Thames, London. Oxford V Cambridge in the annual University Boat Race.

    SV. Cambridge rowing out to stake boats. SV. Oxford rowing out to stake boats. Crowd looking on from boathouse. STV. Crowds watching from boat. LV. Start of race, Cambridge nearest camera. SV. Inboard crews racing Cambridge slightly in lead. LV. Pan Cambridge taking lead. SV. Crowd. LV. In-board Cambridge well in lead approaching Hammersmith. TV. Cambridge shoot bridge, Oxford approaching Hammersmith Bridge. LV. Cambridge well in lead as Oxford appear on opposite side of bridge. SV. Old Blues on launch. SV Inboard crews racing through choppy water. GV. Crowd at finish. LV. Pan Cambridge finish on their own past post. SV. Crowd. SV. Cambridge crew give three cheers for Oxford (Oxford not in picture).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    66.11
    Media URN:
    28245
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:08:00 / 01:40:00:00
    Canister:
    53/22

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