Various MSs and LASs of workmen tearing down buildings, prying blocks of concrete off top of walls, arches. Shot of man at work in front of gothic window. CUs of edge of broken brick wall, of slabs of mortar being torn down, of debris falling to the ground, of whole sections of walls being pulled down with rope. LAS of man demolishing circular ornamental platform. Shot of platform in pieces on ground. Shots of piles of masonry on ground, of wood being turn down, of half-demolished walls, workers busy tearing down, of empty arches, windows.