Princess Mary attends the launching of the HMS 'Rodney'.
Launching the 'Rodney' by Princess Mary. Location of events unknown.
Boats and ships. Great Britain's latest and most powerful battleship HMS Rodney is christened by HRH the princess Mary; 1926. Princess m. And a man (possibly Ramsay Macdonald?) Walking up steps to platform. Shot looking over crowd to platform crowded w/ VIPs; all facing away toward ship. Closer shot platform. One can see the rope being pulled back; then let go; but can't see HRH doing it. Wide shot of the big ship sliding away. Then closer shot from side looking up at the hulking hull moving by. Warships; military; British royal navy; royalty.