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  • Short Summary

    PMG John Stonehouse visits General Post Office to see how the Christmas mail is sorted.

  • Description

    London.

    Various shots of the PMG (Post Master General) John Stonehouse, watching GPO (General Post Office) parcel sorters at work on a mountain of Christmas parcels. He also inspects broken and badly labelled parcels. Various shots of the second class letter sorters at work, pan to show first class sorters benches - they are empty, the sorters have gone home. CU. Letter sorting machine at work.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 11/12/1968.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3237.15
    Media URN:
    90426
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:27:00 / 01:36:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 4408 A

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