• Short Summary

    Head of the River Races Silver Jubilee started at Mortlake by Princess Elizabeth.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:
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    Princess Elizabeth steps onto launch 'Enchantress' to start Head of River races
    Crews rowing to start of reverse river race from Mortlake to Putney
    Princess Elizabeth being handed starting flag
    Rowers away along river
    Princess along in boat beside
    Various shots of crews rowing
    Princess Elizabeth arriving at Putney for the finish
    Princess meets Holder of Doggets Coat and Badge
    Three crews passing neck and neck under Hammersmith Bridge
    Jesus College, Cambridge win race

    KEYWORDS: Boat race / Royalty / Queen Elizabeth II / Rowing / Sport / Ships and Boats
    Background: Head of the River Races Silver Jubilee started at Mortlake by Princess Elizabeth.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAMLIETWNRNG1JBHOZKHFXL6XD
    Media URN:
    VLVAMLIETWNRNG1JBHOZKHFXL6XD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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