Steam locomotives are unloaded from the SS Beldis in port in South Africa.
Full titles read: "THE RAILWAY ENGINE SHIP - SS Beldis unloads her cargo of twelve 90 ton locomotives with her own derricks."
L/S's of the the new steam engines on board the ship. L/S of the Beldis moored in the port. L/S's of numerous workers on the dockside holding long rope which is attached to a locomotive. Various shots of the train being unloaded onto the shore.