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  • Short Summary

    Cross country race between Oxford and Cambridge University.

  • Description

    Roehampton, London.

    Title: "VARSITY CROSS COUNTRY. Cambridge beat Oxford by 20 points to 35".

    C/U of six young men, three standing behind three sitting, they all wear dark or striped blazers. C/U of six more young men (three seated, three standing), they wear light coloured blazers. The two sets of men are cross country running teams from Oxford and Cambridge University.

    High angled shot of a country road with spectators standing on either side, the twelve young men come running towards the camera, all dressed in white shorts - the start of the cross country race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    366.15
    Media URN:
    24760
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:44:00 / 01:24:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1147

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