• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: The 83rd Varsity Boat Race

    Cambridge wins the annual university boat race with Oxford, shots of the teams racing up the Thames river.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The 83rd 'Varsity Boat Race: Putney to Mortlake (4 1/2 miles)

    ENGLAND: London: The Thames:

    Crowds assembling on the side of the Thames

    INTERTITLE: The start

    The two teams set off rowing down the Thames

    INTERTITLE: Hammersmith Bridge (1 3/4 miles) and Cambridge leading

    The two rowing teams pass underneath Hammersmith bridge / Observers watching from mast and rigging of tall ship

    INTERTITLE: Dark blues losing position

    Boats along Thames

    INTERTITLE: The final spurt ... nearing Mortlake...

    Boats along

    INTERTITLE: ...and Cambridge wins again!

    Team having finished, resting in boat / Cheering onlookers in naval outfits
    Background: Video Roll Title: The 83rd Varsity Boat Race

    Cambridge wins the annual university boat race with Oxford, shots of the teams racing up the Thames river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3CUY4QD90M3JHP166NJTXUTPM
    Media URN:
    VLVA3CUY4QD90M3JHP166NJTXUTPM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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