Men, women and children at Winchelsea get to work with their shovels and wheelbarrows to build a barrier which will stop the sea coming near their homes. East Sussex.
Item title reads - "All hands to the rescue!" Every man, woman and boy, lends a hand to build barrier to keep out sea menacing their bungalow homes. Winchelsea, East Sussex.
L/S of a woman pushing a wheelbarrow full of sand and pebbles across to the wooden barrier. M/S of boys and a lady digging and filling the wheelbarrows, young people wheel them along. M/S of a girl shovelling the sand and pebbles around the fence. Various shots as other people dig to build up the barrier.