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  • Short Summary

    Post boxes are attached to the front of the trams in Liverpool, yellow tinted version.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Other tramways ..... please note! Liverpool Corporation inaugurate novel "tram post box" service. Liverpool, Lancashire (now Merseyside).

    M/S as the conductor carries a small square post box up to a tram and attaches it to the front. The camera pans up to the driver with his hands on the controls. M/S as a man and lady walk up to the box and post some letters. M/S as a little boy is held up, he lifts up the flap and posts a letter. M/S as the tram drives down the street with the post box on the front.

    Note: this item is tinted yellow, there is a black & white version with same title and footage. It is on *PM0386*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    386.06
    Media URN:
    25024
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:39:00 / 01:05:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1178

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