Title reads: "Rosyth".
Breaking up salvaged German cruiser at Rosyth. Various shots of dockers breaking up rusty old German battleship from World War One. The ship lies upside down in a dry dock. She is being broken up to salvage scrap metal - extremely valuable now...
An old ship is broken up - men at work sawing, welding, etc - some of the wood is made into furniture.
Italian salvage crew use a variety of methods to retrieve scrap metal from the sea bed.
Lots of scrap metal is collected and broken down in a scrap yard in Australia.
Iron ore is transported by ship from St. Lawrence, Canada to Philadelphia.
Salvage men break up the battleship 'Warspite', run aground on the Cornish coast.
Salvage operation to retrieve sunken wreck of British warship off Malta.
Searching for remains of crashed Viscount plane in Botany Bay, Sydney, Australia.