Item title reads - The Tank that Sank. Salved from bed of Thames after unsuccessful trials - Better luck next time! Woolwich, London.
We see the tank half submerged in the river with the end sticking out. M/S of the tank being winched out.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for story featured in CP 295.
Men work to reinforce the wall of the River Thames as the water rises to within 18 inches of the top of it.
London's latest fire float in operation on the Thames, London.
A fire at a power station leaves many homes without electricity. Kingston, London.
Demonstration of 'Under Water Search Unit' frogmen of the Metropolitan Police at Kingston.
High speed mini hydrofoil tested on the river Thames.
Footage of the Cambridge bumping race.
Men of London fire brigade compete in rowing boat race on River Thames.