Wigan Pier is demolished, Wigan, Lancashire.
Full titles read: "THE END OF THE MUSIC HALLS OLDEST JOKE ! - Wigan Pier - there really was a Pier ! and it's 50 years old !!! demolished."
Various shots of workmen on the river banks demolishing the pier with various winches and lowering the parts onto a waiting barge. Good L/S of 'WIGAN PIER FILLING STATION'.