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Other titles:TAKING IN A SWEEP WIRE ON A TON CLASS MINESWEEPER [Alternative Title]
Summary: Unedited scenes onboard minesweepers.
Description: Lieutenant gives winch operator the 'go ahead' signal, and watches the sweep wire come in. The otter breaks the surface. Rating attaches a snatch block to the cable, but unbalances and falls into the sea - the retaining line he was attempting to fit acts as a safety line. Series of shots showing the recovery of the otter. Recovery of Oropesa float. Dan buoy is prepared and laid. HMS Stubbington recovers a dan buoy.