Launch of Empress of Japan.
Location of events unknown.
Launch of Canadian-Pacific passenger liner - 1930. C/U people on platform prepare to christen ship. Lady hammers peg which cuts loose a string & lets bottle of champagne hit the ship's hull; however this first attempt is unsuccessful...
Nice shots of a motor boat going through a lock on the canal.
Concrete Boat; Ca 1918
Launching of a big striped ship watched by crowds on shore.
A ship is launched at Clydebank, Scotland.
Ship being launched down slipway, somewhere in UK.
Warship "Foch" is launched in France.
Footage of the launching of dredger.