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Book embroidered by Princess Elizabeth, 1545
Embroidered cover of religious book written by Princess Elizabeth, later Queen Elizabeth I of England, for her stepmother, Katherine Parr.

HMS Repulse
View of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, from "B" turret to the mainmast including the range finder, conning tower and funnels.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher, her husband Denis Thatcher, and Malcom Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, enjoying refreshments at a café during their visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of a gun platform on the starboard midships area of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing two of the 3pdr guns, life raft and superstructure.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft part of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the main mast, forecastle deck, aft barbette and stern.

Iron foundry at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of men at work in one of the iron foundries at the Carron Works near Falkirk.

Robert Stewart-Peter in his motor car 'Florrie' with 'Fanny Adams' near Mosul, Northern Iraq, 1926
Photograph of Robert Stewart-Peter and 'Fanny Adams' in their car near Mosul.

Washing by Marrakech walls, c 1890
Photograph of people washing in a water hole by the walls in Marrakech.

Sulphuric acid concentration plant, HM Factory Gretna, 1916
Photograph of construction of towers at sulphuric acid concentration plant on Site 3 of HM Munitions Factory Gretna