• Short Summary

    Nice film about a day in the life of a river postman on the River Thames, London.

  • Description

    Nice film about the Mr Evans the river postman who delivers letters to the boats and ships moored on the Thames near Tower Bridge, London.

    Full titles read: "THE RIVER POSTMAN - A cameo of the Thames."

    L/S of Mr Evans rowing his small boat out towards a large large. L/S and M/S of Evans climbing a rope ladder up the side of the ship to deliver the mail. M/S and C/U of Evans rowing his boat, Tower Bridge can be seen in the background. L/S of the Tower of London. Several shots of Evans delivering mail to various other ships including a houseboat and the 'famous Dutch eel boats'. M/S of Evans rowing away with his delivery round complete.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1072.25
    Media URN:
    37429
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:53:00 / 01:45:53:00
    Canister:
    PT 162

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