Cuts from newsreel 47/78 - Cocooning the Fleet.
Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.
Cuts from newsreel 47/78 - Pickling the Fleet.
Shots of sailors sticking net over a ship gun. A plastic solution is sprayed onto the netting. Steel framework is erected over the gun.
Scenic shots of the fleet at sunset.
More shots of sailors cocooning their guns.
Pan along a warship with its guns cocooned or 'in pickle'.
M/S of the white naval ensign flying.