Wallsend, Tyne and Wear.
Several shots of Lady Gumley, wife of Edinburgh's Lord Provost, launching the cruiser HMS Edinburgh at a shipyard. Unusual shots of men working to free the ship so it can move down the ramp. The ship enters the the water as the crowd cheers.
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.
Canadian-Pacific passenger liner ship 'Empress of Japan' is launched.
Ship being launched down slipway, somewhere in UK.
Warship "Foch" is launched in France.
Footage of the launching of dredger.