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Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of workmen working on a skewback (upper or sliding bedplate) on the drill roads for the Forth Railway Bridge.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, taken from the starboard side ploughing through the sea with smoke pouring from her funnels during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

Stern and propellers of Queen Elizabeth 2, Clydebank, 1967
Photograph of stern view of the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 showing propellers during construction at the shipyard of John Brown and Company, Clydebank.

Soviet delegates near Alloa, 1960s
Photograph of Russian visitors touring miners' homes near Alloa.

Karnak - pylone de Ptolomée Nord Karnak
Karnak - pylone de Ptolomée Nord. Temple of Amun Ra: Pylon of Ptolemy III Euergetes from the inside or north side which leads out towards the town of Luxor.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the bow of the deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and cranes at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

4-4-2T Reid Class C16 (NBR Class L) Atlantic Tank Engine No.7497 of the London and North Eastern Railway
4-4-2 Reid Class C16 (NBR Class L) Atlantic Tank Engine No.7497 of the London and North Eastern Railway.

Waterfall, the site of Nsek Bridge before construction, Cameroon
Photograph of the waterfall before Nsek Bridge was built to cross it, Cameroon.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the bridges, conning tower, fore mast and fore funnel on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia taken from above on the crane in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.