01:00:00 Retrospective film tracing the life and achievements of Sir Winston Churchill. Reel 1. Film begins with a solemn elegy as the camera moves through a wood. "A man there was amongst us who was bold as mountains or tides, who spoke his mind not only as himself but for mankind..." etc. Zoom in...more
People enjoy luxurious Mediterranean cruise aboard S. S. Arcadia - fantastic!
Sea cadets at work aboard a training ship.
Life aboard a pilot cutter in New York harbour.
Baritone Sydney Burchall sings a song of the sea called 'The Skipper'.
Material relating to newsreel story 'Faustus Wrecked Near Hook of Holland' 52/90. (52/93)
Crewmen are picked up by lifeboat after a freighter crashes through a dyke in Holland.
American dredger breaks loose in rough seas, ocean liner SS France in Southampton.
New cable ship Cable Enterprise in the Pool of London.