Various shots of the Swedish hotel ship Suecia arriving at Tilbury docks helped by tugs. Several shots of the passengers leaving the ship. Luggage being unloaded from ship - mainly suitcases, also some skis seen. Several shots of the ship in harbour with people looking from decks....
A huge landing stage is seen under construction at Tilbury Docks, Essex.
150 children from Dr Barnardo's Homes board a ship for a new life in Australia.
Bristol Philanthropist pays for school boys to go on a trip abroad.
A look at new pusher tug 'Broodbank' in action at Tilbury, Essex.
Straddle Carriers are new way of lifting and moving containers at docks.
Large section of landing stage is put into place in new dock, Tilbury, London.
Dignitaries are brought to see the liner ship Strathmore as it docks in Tilbury.
People wave goodbye to their families from a ship as they leave to move abroad.