Lady Clementine Churchill launches HMS Hermes at Barrow-in-Furness.
Unused / unissued material.
Launching of HMS Hermes. Crowd. Officials talking to Lady Clementine Churchill. M/S Mrs. Churchill on platform launching ship. Crowd singing hymn "Eternal Father". M/S vicar reading a sermon to crowd. M/S Mrs. Churchill on launching platform, she launches the ship after the usual blessing. L/S ship sliding down slipway.
Old records suggest the release / shooting date of this item was 01/02/1953.
Note: sound and image out of sync - needs to be retransferred before use.