'Willem Barendez II' launched in Holland by Mrs Mansholt.
Documentation on file, biggest ship ever launched in Holland 'Willem Barendsz II' (whaler).
LS. Ship at dock and being launched. MS. Model of ship on glass case. CU. Good shots of stern of ship cutting through water during launching, pan along to ship ploughing into water. MS. Shipyard workers hammering at stock piles. GV. Crowds in shipyard. LS. GV. Ship being launched LS. Ship after launching, being towed by tugs GV's of ship Various angle shots of the ship. LS. Crowds in dockyard. Various shots, launching ceremony performed by Mrs. Mansholt.