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Letter of King James VI, 1570s
Letter from the young King James VI of Scotland to the Countess of Mar, thanking her for a gift of fruit

Labour Ward, Bellshill Maternity Hospital
View of a typical labour ward at Bellshill Maternity Hospital, Lanarkshire, featuring nurses and patients in beds.

Ex-NBR 18-ton mineral wagon No.731688 of the London and North Eastern Railway
Ex-NBR 18-ton mineral wagon No.731688 of the London and North Eastern Railway taken at Biggar.

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

HMS Repulse
View of the forward part of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the turrets, rangefinder and conning tower and with the R-Class destroyer HMS Stork alongside.

Cordite drying stoves, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of women working at cordite drying stoves at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Queen Elizabeth 2 Cake, 1967
Photograph of three gentlemen alongside cake model of Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 made by City Bakeries, Glasgow.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, showing detail of ship's trigger.

Death of Queen Victoria and Accession of Edward VII
Message of condolence on death of Queen Victoria to King Edward from County of Roxburgh: illuminated parchment.