Full title reads: "Scrapped! Because we've now built our own, and better. 40,000 to German floating dock leaves for ship breakers yard to be broken up".
Panning L/S of enormous metal u-shaped vessel floating in harbour, ships and boats sail past it in foreground....
Mary Ford loads scrap metal onto her truck in Ipswich, Suffolk.
Footage of scrap metal being loaded onto ships in the United States of America bound for Britain.
An item about Jess Watkins, an ex-mariner turned artist, who creates sculptures from scrap metal.
Minister of Supply, Duncan Sandys, visits a scrap yard to encourage their trade.
Men in a factory turn scrap iron into munitions.
A ship full of scrap metal is off loaded at a British port.
Breaking up submarines and torpedoes for scrap metal.
A Government Official film showing the uses for scrap metal, and appealing for householders to mobilise it.