• Short Summary

    A man runs a library from his boat on the river Stour in Kent.

  • Description

    Floating library.

    River Stour, near Canterbury, Kent.

    M/S of the librarian stacking books on his floating library boat. M/S of a woman coming along river bank, she lives on a houseboat further up. M/S as he stamps the book she is returning whilst she looks through others. He helps her off the launch when she has chosen another book. After the woman has gone, the man sits fishing whilst he waits for the next customer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1286.02
    Media URN:
    42830
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:00:00 / 01:02:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 203

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