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Foundry of Carron Works, c 1900
Photograph of men working with large iron mouldings in foundry at the Carron Works near Falkirk. A ship's propeller hangs from the far wall, while in the foreground are mouldings for other ship parts.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, under steam and with men on deck near her bow taken from the port side during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

Treaty of Union 1707
Section seven of full transcript of the Act ratifying and approving the Treaty of Union of the two kingdoms of Scotland and England.

Ladies Open at Turnberry Golf Course, 1921
Photograph of Ladies Open Golf Championship at Turnberry

G&SWR Whitelegg 540 Class 'Baltic' 4-6-4T Tank Locomotive No. 543
Glasgow & South Western Railway Whitelegg 540 Class 'Baltic' 4-6-4T Tank Locomotive No. 543 with a group of railwaymen.

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

Tour of southern Spain
View of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, showing part of the Alhambra fortress.

Mulberry harbours in Normandy, 1944-1945
Photograph showing use of prefabricated ports in Normandy during the Second World War. Nicknamed mulberry harbours, the ports were constructed in Britain and shipped across the channel to help with the unloading of men and materials.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships section from the range finder and conning tower to the mainmast on the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.