Item title reads - Fog - the seaman's worst enemy. Greek Steamer "Archangelos" crashes head-on on rocks at Coverack, scene of many a big wreck. Cornwall.
M/S of the "Archangelos" in the sea where it has crashed. M/S of a ladder running from the rocks to the front of the steamer, a man climbs...
Unusual boat is demonstrated - it is powered by a propeller attached to a mast.
Ancient Egyptian ceremony recreated on Nile with ship decorated like Cleopatra's barge.
Holiday makers visit battleships.
Footage of the French steamer, 'Gap', that had run aground on the Cornish coast and her rescued crew.
The Belgian steamer "Mona" is saved in a storm by skill of her crew. Newlyn, Cornwall.
Footage of steamer "Eltham" wrecked on Cornish coast, all 11 crew are missing.
Shot of Calais harbour in France.
Passenger boats sailing along.