• Short Summary

    Sir Alan (AP) Herbert is seen on the Water Gypsy and at home.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MEET - SIR ALAN HERBERT".

    Hammersmith, London.

    Various shots of Sir Alan (AP) Herbert - "famous wit, author, Member of Parliament and ex-Petty Officer in His Majesty's Navy" - on his cabin-cruiser the Water Gypsy, moored on the River Thames.

    He gets into a small boat and makes his way to the landing stage where he gets out and looks back at the Water Gypsy. He walks into his garden and through to his house. Inside, we see him in his study, looking at a book and smoking a pipe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1396.21
    Media URN:
    45518
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:50:00 / 01:37:44:00
    Canister:
    NP 109

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