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RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher talking to a woman whilst reporters and a policeman look on during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Page sixteen of the Articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

HMS Repulse
View of the port side aft poppet against the hull of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse.

LMS Royal Scot Class 4-6-0 Locomotive No.6143 "The South Staffordshire Regiment"
London Midland & Scottish Railway Royal Scot Class 4-6-0 Locomotive No. 6143 "The South Staffordshire Regiment" at Polmadie.

HMS Repulse
View of the arrangement of the workmen's gangways on to the Reknown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse looking aft at the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Royal Navy officer and guns, c 1875
Photograph of Royal Navy officers on shore with gun and gun carriage and ships in background. One officer said to be James St Clair Bower 'who died at the hands of cannibals in Melanesia'.

Fitting locks to pillar boxes, c 1952
Photograph of workman fitting locks to pillar boxes bearing the royal cipher of Queen Elizabeth II at the Carron Works near Falkirk.

HMS Barham
View of the forward funnel casing on the upper deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.