British Research Society ship 'Discovery II' sets off from London for colder climates.
Full title reads: "St. Catherine's Dock. Off to the Antarctic - and it will be more than 2 years before 'Discovery II' and her gallant crew see the Thames again."
St. Catherine's Dock, London.
The British Research Society ship 'Discovery II' moves out of the dock. Some members of the crew lean over the rail to wave goodbye.
People on the dock wave goodbye as the ship moves off. Tower Bridge is visible in the background.
The ship moves off on its way down the River Thames.