• Short Summary

    People mess about in boats on the River Thames at a novelty Regatta at Marlow in Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "With the Thames at its loveliest. Fun & frolic at Marlow's famous novelty regatta."

    Marlow, Buckinghamshire.

    Crowds of people are gathered on the banks of the River Thames and on a bridge over it. People are messing about in boats underneath the bridge.

    One man in a canoe climbs through a ring suspended from beneath the bridge. Other people perform the same feat. Closer shots of the frolics.

    Crowds of people watch from the bank.

    More climbing through rings under the bridge. One of the canoes capsizes and all the passengers fall out.

    People race rowing boats down the river.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

    Some of the track is provided by a Comb Neg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    679.32
    Media URN:
    5093
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:07:00 / 01:49:42:00
    Canister:
    32/63

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