The ship, Violette, which crashed into the pier at Southend-on-Sea, is refloated and towed away.
Item title reads - An unwelcome visitor removed. The "Violette" that crashed through pier in gale was successfully raised, refloated and towed away in a few hours. Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
M/S as the camera pans across the ship and the hole in the pier. M/S of people on the deck of the ship, it sails away. M/S as the camera pans across the length of the pier showing the bit which has collapsed. Various shots of the Violette and Refloater next to it.