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    People boarding ship & Oxford Cambridge boat race and training.

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    Various hots of naval ratings in white uniforms lined up on dock, people walk past them to get onboard a ship. Various shots of the passengers arriving onboard the ship.

    Various hots of large crowd of people lining the banks of the river Thames before the famous annual boat race between Oxford and Cambridge universities. Various shots of the two teams rowing followed by barges filled with people - crowded banks also seen. More shots of the teams racing and the crowd watching, also following in barges. People on banks waving and supporting their teams. Various shots of the crowd onboard small ships on the river. Various shots of the men rowing - possibly training. Various close up shots of the men rowing at training. Various hots of the teams carrying their boats and lowering them into water for the training. Various shots of the teams at training. Various shots of the crowd gathered to watch the race. More shots of the teams, crowd, race, men getting ready for the race, etc.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:25:00 / 02:04:49:00
    UN 4603 A

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