Rosyth, Fife, Scotland.
Title: "BEATTY'S FAMOUS FLAG SHIP. H.M.S. Lion - what memories of Jutland her name conjures up! - in the hands of the shipbreaker!"
Warship from World War One is dismantled.
M/S of a battleship, tilt down to show dockworkers on the quayside using blow torches to dismantle it. Panning shot of the workers on the deck of the boat. C/U of a rope pulling a section of metal from the side of the battleship. Panning shot, looking down from the ship's gun tower, of the workers on the deck.