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  • Short Summary

    Mount Pleasant general post office during post office workers strike.

  • Description

    General Post Office, Mount Pleasant, Clerkenwell, London.

    Various shots of the sacks of unopened mail at Mount Pleasant sorting office during the GPO (General Post Office) strike. Mountains of mail waiting to be sorted lying around in sacks - no people. Various shots of mass of abandoned letters and parcels in the office. Close up shot on one of the parcels with sign reading 'Urgent - Medical Supplies'. More shots of the mass of abandoned mail in Mount Pleasant during the strike. Several exterior shots of Mount Pleasant.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3045.01
    Media URN:
    86637
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1971
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:06:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 4547 D

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