American dredger breaks loose in rough seas, ocean liner SS France in Southampton.
Title reads: "News at Sea".
American dredger breaks loose. G/V the Dredger 'Cartagena' wallowing in the rough Atlantic ocean. L/S man running along the decks of the 'Cartagena'. G/V some of the crew in a life raft abandoning the ship. Top shot crew of the coastguard cutter 'Acushnet' waiting to pull the crewmen aboard. L/S one of the men clambering aboard from the life raft. Panning shot crew of the 'Acushnet' watching the 'Cartagena', G/V the 'Cartagena'.
SS France visits Southampton, Hampshire. Various shots, some aerial, of new ocean liner "France" coming into harbour escorted by tug boats.