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  • Short Summary

    Rough water on the River Thames during the race to decide World's sculling championship.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Putney to Mortlake - world's Sculling championship - Ernest Barry defeated by Alf Felton of Australia by 8 lengths in "miniature" gale.

    River Thames, Putney to Mortlake, London.

    CU Competitors carrying rowing boats down slipway. GV. Oars being carried down to the river. GV. Competitor climbing into boat an eight waiting on the river behind.

    Intertitle reads: "Alf Felton - the new world's champion."

    CU. Alf Felton of Australia, new champion. GV. Eight in water as sculler passes. LS Scullers and Eights in river, being followed by pleasure steamers. LS. Pleasure steamers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    200.08
    Media URN:
    25243
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:36:00 / 01:14:58:00
    Canister:
    G 611

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