Boys do their schoolwork on a barge as well as learning about the waterways. West Midlands.
Item title reads - School on a barge.
Boys from Bournville combine ordinary schooling with running the barge. West Midlands.
Camera pans down from river Severn to boys gathered by the barge "Fanny", Britain's only floating school. M/S as boys walk on towpath pulling the barge along the river. M/S barge horse (not pulling barge). M/S steam tug up ahead. M/S two men steering, various shots of boys studying by lamplight. M/S of the men steering again, M/S river up ahead.