Item title reads - Ship upon ship. With her own crane, S.S. Belpamela lifts on board 220 ton lightship, destined for Persian Gulf. Liverpool, Merseyside.
L/S as the camera pans slowly down the crane to the lightship in the water next to the S.S. Belpamela. M/S as it is lifted slowly upwards...
Lightships and buoys are cleaned and repaired in the Thames Estuary by a Trinity House ship crew.
The annual Thames barges race.
Good exterior and interior shots of American lighthouses.
Trinity House ship attacked by German aircraft.
South Goodwin Lightship sinks, Liberian tanker splits in half, Dutch lifeboat sinks.
Trinity House vessel takes provisions to lightship on Goodwin Sands.
Good footage of relief boat arriving at Wolf Rock Lighthouse in Cornwall.
North Carr & Trinity House lightships, Lifeboat 'Mona' in rough sea.