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HMS Barham
View of the after barbettes with tarpaulin covers, one of which has been partially removed, of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, taken from the starboard side, ploughing through the sea with smoke belching from her funnels during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary generating a big bow wave and spray as she speeds along.

HMS Barham
View looking towards the bow of workmen riveting a deckplate with an overseer in the foreground on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Letter from Hudson's Bay
A letter from a Scottish settler to his parents with his first impressions of Canada.

HMS Repulse
View of the starboard side of the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse showing the starboard propellers and the rudder.

Proclamation decree by Oliver Cromwell uniting Scotland and England into one Commonwealth
The first political union between Scotland and England under one single constitution. Established by Cromwell after defeat of Scottish Royalist armies, reversed after Restoration in 1659-60.

Two berth cabin on board the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary
Photograph of a two berth cabin on board the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary

Washing by Marrakech walls, c 1890
Photograph of people washing in a water hole by the walls in Marrakech.

E35 (submarine)
View of the interior of the torpedo room of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 with a reference guide to the various controls and parts