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  • Short Summary

    The Oxford rowing team practise in Henley.

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    Item title reads - Getting "well together". By courtesy of Doctor Bourne - Oxford coach - Pathe Gazette offers unique pictures of Dark Blues in training. Henley, Oxfordshire.

    M/S of the team rowing along the river and gathering speed, they row under a bridge, M/S of the coach in another boat shouting instructions through a megaphone. M/S of the team rowing along with their coach following them.

    Intertitle - 'spurt!' C/U of the boys rowing quickly. M/S as they stop rowing. M/S of them lined up with their oars, the coax is in the middle and the coach on the end. M/S as they lower their boat into the water, various shots of them rowing again. C/U as the camera pans across the team in action.

    M/S as the camera pans across the team with their oars C/U action shots of the team. L/S of them rowing down the river and back up again. Various shots of the team, M/S as they get into their boat. Various shots of them rowing again.

    Note: the cuts are from 01:18:31 to the end of the item.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:00:00 / 01:21:52:00
    G 1168

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