Item title reads - Autumn's first wreck. S.S. Mellanear, in dense fog, runs ashore on dreaded rocks at Land's End, to be pounded to pieces. The crew, fortunately, were all saved. Cornwall.
L/S of the S.S. Mellanear stranded in the sea with the rocks in the foreground.
MofI film urging people to spend their holidays at Agricultural Camps around the country.
A new British designed and made fire pump makes its debut.
New transport for the Army, including a gas turbine heavy vehicle, is revealed.
Unloading and loading of Allied military equipment in Italy.
American infantry troops getting on board landing craft.
An American landing craft comes into docks.
Various shots of the ships at sea.
Good shots of big chunks of earth being lifted and dumped.