L/S of a marshy landscape. Man in large sombrero style hat punts a small flat boat through the swamp land. M/S of two men with boats. They cut away a piece of the land and push it away from the boat. They then move along the river with the piece of land pulled behind them. "The farmer...
A huge floating dock starts its sea journey from Newcastle to New Zealand.
Captured German floating dock is sent to breakers yard "because we've now built our own"!
Bridge sections are moved into place at Birkenhead.
A 160 ton bridge is lifted by a mammoth floating crane - breaking a World's record!
Captured German floating dock is launched into the sea with great splash.
Out takes (rushes, cuts, trims) for G 1078 - WONDERFUL PILOTING.
Good footage of decorated floats driving past crowds gathered outside Portsmouth Guildhall.
Ballet on open-air stage in mountainous area followed by procession through town.