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HMAS Australia (402)
View of the after superstructure and main mast of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia taken from the quay side at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of Christine McGuinn, resident of St Kilda, and companion.

HMS Barham
View of the main deck, looking aft at the after barbettes with extra decking framing fitted on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Tiger
View of the bow from the port side of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and with three railway wagons alongside at John Brown & Co Shipyard at Clydebank.

Testing gas, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of female worker testing the inlet gas to converters at sulphuric acid plant at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Picking tables building at Glencraig Colliery, 1950s
Photograph of coal wagons at entrance to picking tables building at Glencraig Colliery, Lochgelly.

LMS Stanier Class 5 ("Black Five") 4-6-0 Locomotive No.5466
London Midland & Scottish Railway Stanier Class 5 ("Black Five") 4-6-0 Locomotive No.5466 with Hugh Wilson (driver) and Peter Porteous (fireman).

Picking tables buildings at Glencraig Colliery, 1950s
Photograph of coal wagons at entrance to picking tables buildings at Glencraig Colliery, Lochgelly.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships area from the conning tower to the mainmast on the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.