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The Pier at Kyle of Lochalsh
The pier at Kyle of Lochalsh with a paddle steamer at dock.

RAF Thunderbolts in Burma, 1945
Photograph of a formation of RAF Thunderbolt fighters making a sweep over Burma.

HMS Repulse
View of the main deck looking towards the stern with the ribs for the deck flats at the side installed on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Cullen harbour and town, 1914
Photograph of improvement works at Cullen Harbour in Banffshire with town in the background.

HMS Barham
View of the keel, framing and hull base at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham at low tide during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Interior of the upper gallery, SS Friesland, 1889
Photograph of the interior of the upper gallery of the ocean liner SS Friesland, 1889.

Workmen outside bank building in East Linton, c 1896
Photograph of group of tradesmen in front of new branch office being built for National Bank of Scotland Ltd in East Linton, East Lothian

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of HRH Prince Charles, Princess Diana, Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, and entourage seated in Charles Rennie Mackintosh chairs watching the opening ceremony of the Glasgow Garden Festival on 29 April 1988.

Highlanders Title from plan of Ardsheal, 1773
Title from plan of the estate of Ardsheal flanked by kilted highlanders and a scene containing military encampment, baggage train and soldiers.