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Nitric acid production, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of two female workers operating nitric acid retorts and receivers at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the bow of the deck showing the laying of the main decking and the guide rails for turrets on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft of the forecastle deck, aft barbette and stern 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 in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank with three destroyers alongside.

HMS Barham
View of the forward barbettes and the forecastle deck on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of the view from the east of the three piers of the Forth Railway Bridge, cantilevers completed but central connecting girders not yet commenced.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the starboard forward poppets on the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood just prior to launching at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing the main decking and the side gun platforms on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding 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 work progressing on the conning tower and main mast, a panel is missing in the armour belt on the side of the ship.