The vast new Curnarder, the S.S. Samaria, is launched at Birkenhead.
Nuclear submarine HMS Conqueror launched at Birkenhead.
HMS Prince of Wales is launched by the Princess Royal in Birkenhead on Merseyside.
Men work on the final stages of the building of the new Mauretania liner ship.
The new 'Mauretania' is launched by Lady Bates, wife of Cunard Chairman, on Merseyside.
Launching of the aircraft carrier Ark Royal.