C/U of sign on wall saying 'Dumbarton Castle', camera pans across to iron railings. L/S of castle, L/S of rock of Dumbarton 240 feet high. Various shots of the fortress. M/S of two men and a dog looking at the first steam engine.
M/S of a couple...
Shipbuilding on the River Clyde and a conversation between two workers, glad to be in employment again.
Police use tear gas to disperse demonstration in Nantes shipyards.
A new development in hovercraft design is tested out in Dumbarton.
New dock gates under construction in Scotland for Le Harve and Dieppe.
President Ahmed Sukarno of Indonesia visits Leghorn shipyards in Italy.
Idle ships in dock, workers queuing and receiving their last week's pay, strike meeting.
Various people are seen about their work in the John Brown Shipyard in Scotland.
Workers walk to and from work in the Netherlands.
Footage of large liner being launched.