Title reads: "London".
Various shots of steeplejack Syd Larkins preparing to climb Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square. Tilt up Nelson Column to show ropes and ladders etc. L/S of ladder being hauled up side of the Column using pulleys. L/S of crowds at the base of the column. M/S of Larkins...
Workmen clean pigeon muck off Nelson's Column, good views of Trafalgar Square.
Cleaning and renovation of Nelson's Column and Trafalgar Square, London.
Cleaning of the Nelson's Column at Trafalgar Square, London - Colour.
Cleaning of Nelson's Column at Trafalgar Square, London - Colour.
Crowds of people gather at Nelson's Column for Trafalgar Day. London.
Nelson's Column silhouetted against the sky.
Footage of Nelson's Column after being damaged by bomb.
Copy of Traian Column in Rome is sent to Rumania.