Corn is carried by barges as the canals of England become important for transporting supplies.
Titles read: "CORN BY CANAL".
Location of events unknown - somewhere in England.
Various good shots of a canal harbour with many boats moored and a cargo of corn being loaded by a crane into the hold of a canal boat. Commentator talks of attention being focused on the traffic of the canals as transport is now so vitally important. Picturesque shots of barges moving along a canal, being pulled by small motorboats. Good shots of barges entering a lock, being raised to a new level and moving on, past woodland and open country.