H.M.S. Cumberland is launched at Vicker's Yard at Barrow-in-Furness.
Title: "H.M.S. 'Cumberland' launched at Vicker's famous Yard at Barrow-in-Furness".
M/S of a group of smartly dressed people standing on a platform in front of the hull of a docked ship, a woman in furs swings a bottle of champagne on a rope at the hull. Low angled L/S of the ship sliding down the slipway towards the sea. L/S of of the ship at sea, a couple of small boats sail about her bow, men stand on the deck and the Union Jack flies from the hull.