Ropes for shipping have been made in the Dutch port of Vlaardingen since 1611.
Vlaardingen near Rotterdam, Holland aka the Netherlands.
GV. Dutch fishing port of Vlaardingen. CU. Pan down statue of fisherman holding fishing net. CU. Man hands mending fishing net. LS. boat load of fishermen mending nets. MS. Ditto pan down to basket containing sisal. Various shots of rope making factory from raw CU. huge ropes used for tying ships up pan up. Sailing ship LS.