VS Rope on deck of tug. VS Tug called "Contest", travelling quite fast toward camera, side view of tug with name on bow of boat. MS Fairly heavy motor traffic on bridge over the river, probably the Thames, with large green space on the far bank. Pan across the river from trees in autumn...
Footage of the docks and landing stage being built in London, by 1930 it will be able to house the world's biggest liners.
People at quayside.
Shots of half-built ship in dry dock at large shipyard, possibly in Liverpool.
Deserted Yarrow shipyard.
Various shots of men working on shipyard.
Refugees disembark from ship 'Toscana'.
Men moving sacks with 'Ciment Fondu' on them in hull of ship. Timber hoisted.
Dock workers at work, cranes at work and ships in docks - London.