Item title reads: "Elswick - A Unique Ship - H.M.S. Hermes, the first warship expressly designed as a seaplane carrier launched at Armstrong's Naval Yard"
Armstong's Naval Yard, Elswick, Lancashire.
LS Ship on stocks. LS Pulling stocks away. LS Launching ceremony for HMS Hermes. LS...
Navy Cadets at training on H.M.S. Caledonia.
Various shots of HMS (H.M.S) Hood, the £6,000,000 warship.
HMS Cumberland undergoes "Pre-Wetting" trials - a new radioactivity protection process.
HMS Thunderbolt arriving to unknown British port.
Dr Evatt visits HMS Shropshire and addresses crew.
Shots of battleship H.M.S. 'Renown'.
Footage of the battleship HMS 'Rodney'.
Model of ship HMS 'Implacable'.