Item title reads - U boat Floating Dock weighing 5000 tons - 412 feet long - 131 feet wide, arrives to be broken up. Sheerness, Kent.
M/S of the huge floating dock. Various shots as a tug boat is attached to it, C/U of men tying the ropes and securing the boat. M/S of the dock, M/S of a tug...
A grounded liner, the 'Lochmonar' on the Mersey.
A huge landing stage is seen under construction at Tilbury Docks, Essex.
The liner, "Idaho", gets well and truly stranded ashore in Aberdeen and six tugs fail to move it.
A huge 32,000 ton dock is towed along by 6 tugs to Portland.
The submarine L-1 gets stranded on the rocks at Cape Cornwall after drifting from its tug. Cornwall.
A new type of propeller that helps boats reverse is demonstrated in factory in Charlton.
Men at work on sailing barge making its way out to sea.
Shots of battleship 'Vanguard'.