Launching of the "War Mystery", a wooden ship, which is the first of a new fleet being built
SLATE INFORMATION: Wooden Cunader
SV. Men at work (2 shots)
GV. Unfinished deck of ship. Flags & ensigns flying. (2 shots)
CU. Tilt up. Bow of ship, decorated with flags. Name "War Mystery" on side.
GV. Ship down slipway, into water.
SV. Moving ship.
SV. Stern of ship.
Ships and Boats, Industries, Trades and Crafts
Video Roll Title: Wooden cunader: 106ft Issue sheet title: A WOODEN CUNADER. THE 'WAR MYSTERY', THE FIRST OF A NEW FLEET WHICH IS BEING BUILT AT THE RATE OF A SHIP A MONTH.
labourers, ship, construction, maiden voyage, ships, wooden ship, WWI, World War I, First World War
Background: Launching of the "War Mystery", a wooden ship, which is the first of a new fleet being built