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Rosslyn Castle, Roslin, Midlothian
The "Chapel" buttresses on external face of Rosslyn Castle.

Coal bing at Buckhaven, 1939
Photograph of bing for coal washery refuse from Wellesley Colliery beside Buckhaven village, Fife.

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

HMS Repulse
View of the inner shaft bracket in place on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the forward area of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the forward turrets, with their 15 inch guns, rangefinder and conning tower.

HMS Pegasus (431)
View of the aft end from behind on the starboard side of the Royal Navy seaplane tender HMS Pegasus at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the aft hangar, 12-pdr gun and lifting cranes

Houses at Ellenabeich
Group of children outside workers' cottages, Argyllshire.

HMS Barham
View looking towards the bow with A-frames and workmen platelaying on the deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of HRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana with Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, touring the Glasgow Garden Festival site during the official opening ceremony on 29 April 1988 with a policeman and crowd looking on.