Swing aquaduct enables both barges and larger ships to move freely along Manchester canals.
A group make an official visit to the Manchester ship canal.
Prince George of Denmark visits Manchester Ship Canal - cuts from 49/12.
Transport Minister Ernest Marples opens new section of M6 motorway in Lancashire.
A huge floating crane is towed along the Manchester Ship Canal.
The British Destroyer HMS Velox travels along the Manchester Ship Canal.
The Duke of Kent visits modern steel works in Irlam, Lancashire.
Children parade in White Walk Procession in Manchester.