The German warship Hindenburg is finally salvaged and towed to Rosyth to be scrapped.
Full title reads: "The 'Hindenburg's' Last Voyage. After being at the bottom of the sea for 11 years - safely towed to Rosyth to be broken up - a tribute to the tenacity patience & skill of Messrs. Cox and Danks and their salvage staff."
Shots of the German warship 'The Hindenburg' being towed by tugs. The ship is covered in rust after being submerged off Scapa Floe. The ship has been salvaged after several attempts. CU name plate on side of ship.
Intertitle reads: "The Forth Bridge".
Shots from the bridge as the warship is towed beneath it.
Shots of the cruiser with the Forth Bridge in the background.
The ship is brought into dock at Rosyth.