A few people walk through rubble inside the ruined cathedral. Pan left; past arches; pieces of walls standing on their own.
Intertitle: 'Not even the altar escapes the shrapnel.' Soldier trying to salvage something from altar; or to rearrange things; tall arched...
Work in progress on the Catholic cathedral in Liverpool, plus a models of the finished building.
Cuts from story 'Open Me The Gates' in G 1544.
Material relating to newsreel story 'Danish King At Canterbury' - 52/40
Footage of urgent repair work being carried out on Salisbury field. Wiltshire.
Various views of Cologne Cathedral in Germany.
Material showing bishops conducting service in cathedral.
Interior of new Coventry Cathedral, exterior with close up of modern spire.
Very poor shots of unidentified English cathedral.