Full title reads: "Is it for the scrap heap? Launch of America's newest Super-Dreadnought - 'West Virginia' - doomed to junk under the Hughes' plan".
Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America (USA).
Various L/Ss of crowds cheering as ship - a Dreadnought - slides down launching...
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.