The submarine H.M.S. Proteus, latest of the "P" Class ships, is launched in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.
Item title reads - Submarines to be abolished? H.M.S. Proteus - latest of the "P" Class ships, may be our last submarine! Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.
L/S of the submarine up in the dry dock. C/U of the front, M/S low angle shot of the name "Proteus" on the side. M/S as an elderly lady launches the ship with a bottle of champagne and it begins to slide down the slipway. M/S as it hits the sea. M/S's of it next to another boat, it begins to turn.