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Hospital, QE2, 1969
Photograph of hospital on the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2

British soldiers fording river in Burma, 1944
Photograph of soldier and radio operator of 36th Division wading through a river in Burma on way to Mohnyin.

HMS Barham
View of the framing and plating looking aft from the bow towards the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the forecastle deck, bow and bridges of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

The King visits the war workers, 1939-1945
Photograph of George VI visiting a naval workyard.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward with the forward funnel in situ behind the foremast on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Boy on coal bing, Fife, 1935
Photograph of boy sitting on coal bing at Buckhaven, Fife, with Wemyss Colliery railway wagons discharging coal washery refuse to the sea in the background.

HMS Repulse
View of the bow with the scaffolding removed and the poppets in place ready for launch on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.