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  • Short Summary

    1922 Oxford V Cambridge Boat Race on the river Thames, London.

  • Description

    River Thames, London.

    Full titles read: "VARSITY BOAT RACE - Oxford - Challengers - take the water first in the great battle of the blues."

    M/S of challengers - Oxford, carrying boat from boathouse. M/S of challengers placing the boat in water. M/S of Oxford carrying large oars from boathouse. M/S of crew sitting in boat.

    Various shots of Cambridge crew carrying boat and placing on water. M/S in boat. L/S's of the race getting under way. M/S of one boat having lengths lead. Boats coming under Hammersmith bridge. Slow motion of the same sequence. L/S's of the boat crossing finishing line. It looks like Cambridge University are the winners!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    262.15
    Media URN:
    22809
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:37:00 / 01:23:47:00
    Canister:
    G 864

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