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First recorded reference to whisky
An excerpt from the Exchequer Roll which notes that John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was allowed eight bolls of grain to make aqua vitae for the King.

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of Patrick Carr, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of Hirta, St Kilda.

The Starboard Side of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary
Photograph of the Starboard Side of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary taken from the wharf at John Brown & Co's Shipyard, Clydebank

Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
The two obelisks on the burgh side of the old bridge at Stirling.

HMS Repulse
View from above looking towards the bow of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing the forward framing being installed above the main deck.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with the forward superstructure almost finished.

Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
View of the old bridge at Stirling looking upstream.

Hull of the City of New York under construction 1888
Photograph of the hull of the ocean liner City of New York under construction looking forward showing the steel ribs of the ship.