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Kinneil Colliery railway sidings, 1954
Photograph of railway sidings on west side of Kinneil Colliery prior to its 1955 reconstruction.

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Page one from the Articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

Pipers' parade in Rome, 1939-1945
Photograph of Scottish pipers parading in Rome in front of the Altare della Patria (Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II), c 1944.

HMS Barham
View of the first Babcock and Wilcox 3-drum boiler being lifted from the shipyard floor into the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Cabin No. 103 (3 Berth) on "A" Deck of Canadian Pacific Line liner Duchess of Bedford, 1928
Photograph of Cabin No. 103 (3 Berth) on "A" Deck of Canadian Pacific Line liner Duchess of Bedford, 1928.

Elder of United Presbyterian Church, 19th century
Photograph of Thomas John Dunn, elder of the United Presbyterian Church in the Parish of Melrose, Roxburghshire

Men on drilling rig, c 1970s
Photograph of two men working on drilling rig for core sampling.

Queen Elizabeth 2 under construction, 1966
Photograph of a welder working on the construction of the liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II at the shipyard of John Brown & Company, Clydebank

HMS Barham
View from above in the mist 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.