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NCB scientific trailer, 1950s-1960s
Photograph of a trailer of the National Coal Board scientific department.

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, with the condenser room opened out.

HMS Repulse
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.

Removal of nitrocotton waste, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of two female workers removing nitrated cotton waste from pans for stabilisation at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher getting in to her car as she leaves the Glasgow Garden Festival after her visit.

The Herring Book, c 1935
Cover of 'The Herring Book' of recipes, published as part of the herring industry's 'Eat More Herrings' campaign.

Battlefield at Ypres
Bridges across the river on the battlefield at the Western Front.

HMS Barham
View of the stern from the port side of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., with sailors carrying out various tasks on deck.

Shepherd, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of a shepherd, Robert Clark, in Glen Creran