The Atlantic fleet on manoeuvres in waters off Scotland.
Item title reads: " "Ready, Aye, Ready!" "The great grey ships" of Atlantic Fleet go to sea under war conditions for autumn manoeuvres."
L/S of the sea on a grey day, with ships on the horizon. Panning shot along the line - followed by various shots of ships. Point of view shot from the stern of the wash. M/S of the ship ahead. Guns are fired from the ship ahead, with a flare and a cloud of black
smoke. A torpedo passes through the water, and the guns are fired again.