Alexandra Palace, London.
World War One. 'Navvies' battalion prepare Alexandra Palace for the reception of German prisoners. Labourers carrying logs; boards and sawhorses; as officer gives orders. Men loosen the ground with shovels and picks; large palace building up hill in background. A lot...
Unidentified out takes (cuts, rushes) - CP UNI 3.
An inflatable air hall protects building sites from bad weather. Elstree, Hertfordshire.
Plastic bricks are used to build houses. London.
Various shots of the building of a house from almost entirely South African materials.
Good footage of houses being built in Polish mining settlement of Szombierki.
Men working on girders and scaffolding at Holborn.
Good shots of bricklayers at work on building site.
Concrete girders are transported outside.