Rare stencil colour Pathe Pictorial item.
Titles tinted magenta - rest stencil coloured.
Introductory intertitle reads: "The River of liquid history - the flowing Thames, gliding towards the great city - " London: the Thames. View of people on the river in punts. Views taken from...
A look at diamond mining in South Africa and some of the jewellery which is produced as a result.
Two women go for a little trip down a river in a strange low boat.
Various shots of Japanese rafts and boats negotiating choppy waters.
Unusual amphibious craft is demonstrated - boat that can be used on land or in water.
Short segment of film showing woman picking up a fold-up boat then walking away.
Two women construct a fold-out boat then go for a spin on the river.
Captain Archer gets his sight seeing ship ready for pleasure cruises.
Children react with fright and amazement at figures in fancy dress carnival. Battersea, London.