The building and launch of a barge onto the Leeds and Liverpool Canal at Finsley Gate, Burnley. After opening shots of the preparation of timber, large pieces of wood are cut at a saw mill before workers are seen beside the canal building the boat. Ends with the barge being launched into the canal and workers dismantling the launch ramp.
NWFA Film Reference 5366
Title: [Barge Building]
Producer: Sam Hanna
b/w, silent, 3m 46s
This film is preserved at the North West Film Archive, Manchester Metropolitan University