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

Mulberry harbours in Normandy, 1944-1945
Photograph showing use of prefabricated ports in Normandy during the Second World War. Nicknamed mulberry harbours, the ports were constructed in Britain and shipped across the channel to help with the unloading of men and materials.

London and North Eastern Railway double bogey Restaurant Car of 1921
London and North Eastern Railway double bogey Restaurant Car of 1921 attached to a 1st Class passenger coach No. 32679 taken at Cowlairs.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above of the framing with plates being laid on the ribbing and some bulkheads inserted during the early stages of construction of the Queen Elizabeth Class battleship HMS Barham at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Hood
Port side view of the aft superstructure of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing ship's name, aft range finder and anti-aircraft guns.

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.

HMS Barham
View from above of the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the after barbettes and caulking of the after part decking proceeding.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the launch of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing her hull supported by the poppets just entering the water.