• Short Summary

    Miss Violet Pope is the only woman ferry operator on the Thames. She rows across the River.

  • Description

    Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey.

    Miss Violet Pope stands in her rowing boat on the River Thames. She is the only woman ferry owner working on the River. A group of children and a woman come down and climb into her boat. Miss Pope pushes off from the bank and starts to row.

    Various CUs of woman, children and Miss Pope as she rows them to the paddling beach on the other side of the river.

    The boat comes in to the shore and the passengers disembark.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1222.18
    Media URN:
    41712
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:56:00 / 01:27:43:00
    Canister:
    NSP 26

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