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HMS Repulse
Three-quarter broadside view of the port side of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse sliding through the waters of the Clyde at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, immediately after launch.

First reference to whisky, 1494
Section of Scottish exchequer roll containing the earliest known reference to whisky. The exchequer collected and spent money due to the crown. Friar John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was granted 8 bolls of grain to make aqua vitae

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of starboard side upper decks of RMS Queen Elizabeth under construction at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

Ross Fountain, Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh, c 1906
Photograph of the Ross Fountain in West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking aft of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank taken from the dockside looking towards the gangways.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the stern of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the rudders and screws

Young lady with terriers, Invercreran, 1866
Photograph of Flora Annie Webster with Skye and West Highland terriers on Invercreran Estate