The vast new Curnarder, the S.S. Samaria, is launched at Birkenhead.
Intertitle: "MERSEY'S RECORD LINER. New Cunarder S.S. 'Samaria' launched".
C/U of a smartly dressed elderly smashing a champagne bottle against the hull of the liner, several men in bowler hats rush to catch the broken bottle as it swings back towards it.
L/S of the liner as it slides down an enormous ramp into the sea, we see the tiny figures of people rushing to get a view of the launch - highlights the magnitude of the ship.
L/S of a steam tug boat tugging the vast liner out to sea.