Item title reads - To raise the "Hindenburg". Colossal floating dock leaves on first stage of journey to Scapa Flow. Chatham, Kent.
L/S of the huge dock, the camera pans across it and down to people walking about looking very small. The camera pans across to one side of the dock, various shots...
A huge floating dock starts its sea journey from Newcastle to New Zealand.
Captured German floating dock is sent to breakers yard "because we've now built our own"!
Bridge sections are moved into place at Birkenhead.
A 160 ton bridge is lifted by a mammoth floating crane - breaking a World's record!
Captured German floating dock is launched into the sea with great splash.
Out takes (rushes, cuts, trims) for G 1078 - WONDERFUL PILOTING.
Good footage of decorated floats driving past crowds gathered outside Portsmouth Guildhall.
Ballet on open-air stage in mountainous area followed by procession through town.