Image Library

Welcome to the image library, where you can search a selection of images from the National Records of Scotland's diverse collections and buy high quality images for publication, broadcast or display.

2,166 results
Showing 2053 - 2061 of 2,166
HMS Barham
View of the keel and hull base at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham with the tide in during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

The Canadian Pacific Line ocean liner The Empress of Britain on trial off Arran
Photograph of the Canadian Pacific Line ocean liner The Empress of Britain on trial off Arran.

HMS Hood
View from above of the port side amidships of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood, looking forward at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the funnels, lifeboats, 5.5 inch Mk 1 guns and the main mast.

HMS Barham
View from above of the nearly complete forecastle deck above the engine space of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with three armour plates for the armour belt.

Miners at Killoch Colliery, 1960s
Photograph of miners at Killoch Colliery at the end of a shift.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships area of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the conning tower, funnels and the forecastle deck.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

Midget submarine, c 1943
Photograph of a British Navy X Class midget submarine used in Operation Source to disable the German Kriegsmarine battleship 'Tirpitz', with an officer on deck looking through a periscope.

Tour of southern Spain
Interior of a covered passageway, possibly the cloister of the Cathedral of St Mary, Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.