Title reads: "Funnel for Dutch Steamer".
Rotterdam, Holland (aka Netherlands).
Various shots of tug boat towing raft under lifting bridges at industrial docks. On the raft is an enormous funnel for an ocean liner. Various shots of a crane lifting the funnel onto the deck of a ship...
A group of men clean and paint the exterior of an ocean liner.
Troops embark at Liverpool to leave for China.
Smokey scenes as H.M.S. Rodney steams away from the Liverpool docks.
The passenger liner "Bremen" arrives in Southampton for repainting, Hampshire
HMS Glorious in sea trials after conversion to aircraft carrier, Devonport, Plymouth, Devon.
H.M.S. Renown is spruced up ready for a royal tour.
Civilians fill sandbags to help build defences.