Ocean liner, 'Orcades', is launched at Barrow-in-Furness.
Full title reads: "Launch of the Orcades at Barrow-in-Furness".
Various shots of launch of ocean liner, 'Orcades', at Vickers Armstrong Naval Construction Works. She is a sister ship to the 'Orion'. We see the ship move down slip way into the sea. During the launch, a small wooden pier is smashed to smithereens by hull of 'Orcades'.
Note: no sound track between 01:30:54 - 01:31:12. AH 2001.