New Cunard liner "Carinthia" is launched in Barrow-in-Furness.
Item title reads - Luxury liner launched. 20,000 ton Cunarder "Carinthia" launched from Vicker's famous yard. Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, (now Cumbria).
M/S of a man and woman, she is holding a bouquet of flowers and getting ready to launch the ship. M/S as the ship slides down the ramp into the sea, M/S of the ship with people running about on deck, the camera pans down the length of it.
M/S of the ship in the water, M/S as people walk about on the ramp after the launch. There is a brief shot of people shaking hands. M/S of the side of the ship, various shots of the ship in the water.
Note: the cuts are from 01:40:20 to the end of the item.