Trials of a German invented rubber life boat on the Cunard Liner, Carmania, at London Docks.
Full titles read: "For Safety at Sea - Board of Trade and Shipping experts at trials of remarkable German invented rubber life boat on Cunard Liner "Carmania"."
The Docks, London.
M/S on the deck of the Cunard Liner, 'Carmania' we see two sailors pumping up a rubber life boat with a two-man foot pump. A quick jump forward in time shows the boat nearly full of air.
Intertitle reads: "Motor Boats as well!"
Two men hoist an outboard motor into a boat about to be lowered over the side of the ship - not sure if the boat is rubber - it doesn't look like it. L/S of this boat on the water, zooming about with some men in it. The rubber dinghy is thrown over the side of the ship, onto the water. L/S of several men jumping into the rubber boat from the dockside and sitting on the edges of it as it moves along.