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HMS Repulse
View of the forward part of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the fully armed "A" and "B" turrets, range finder, conning tower, funnel, derricks and bow.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the breakwater on the foredeck of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank located behind the anchor chains capstans and in front of the forward barbettes.

HMS Repulse
Close-up view of the 15-inch guns of "A" and "B" turrets of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

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.

Tour of southern Spain
View of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, from Generalif Villa looking towards the Alhambra.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the fore poppets on the port side of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank shortly before her launch.

Scotichronicon manuscript
Manuscript of Scotichronicon by Walter Bower, abbot of Inchcolm. Written in Latin, this manuscript covers Scottish history from the earliest times to the fifteenth century.

RAF transport outside political bungalow at Mosul, Northern Iraq, 1926
Photograph of the transport of Robert Stewart-Peter's party at Mosul at the start of the RAF A Flight Outing to Dohuk in Northern Iraq, 23-25 May 1926.

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, at the podium flanked by HRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana next to the Pyramid. Behind them is a choir.