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  • Short Summary

    Tiny canoe reaches the Thames and the Houses of Parliament.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Vienna To Oxford - By Canoe! 2 Austrian 'Varsity Students successfully make hazardous voyage in frail 14 ft. rubber canoe."

    Dover & London

    M/S from the side of students in a rubber canoe paddling up river. There are crane jibs and buildings on the bank in the background. Various shots of the canoeists paddling under a bridge on choppy water, with the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben nearby.

    Note: The weather is misty and image is rather grainy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    698.37
    Media URN:
    33373
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:38:00 / 01:56:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1435

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