Item title reads: " "Ready, Aye, Ready!" "The great grey ships" of Atlantic Fleet go to sea under war conditions for autumn manoeuvres."
L/S of the sea on a grey day, with ships on the horizon. Panning shot along the line - followed by various shots of ships. Point of view...
British battleship HMS Hood sets sail from Portsmouth.
Good shots of HMS Hood and HMS Rainbow at sea of Portsmouth.
The Royal Navy Atlantic Fleet move off from Scotland for their Manoeuvres.
Views of the British Fleet before it sets off for Autumn exercises in the North Sea.
Mr. Bridgeman, first Lord of Admiralty, visits Portland dockyard.
The Atlantic Fleet on display at Portland
The Royal Navy on manoeuvres in off the coast of Portland, Dorset.