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Arrival of London train at Inverness Station
Photograph of passengers disembarking from London train at Inverness Station.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck from amidships on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing the construction of the funnel uptakes.

HMS Pegasus (431)
View of the aft end from the starboard side of the Royal Navy seaplane tender HMS Pegasus at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the aft hangar, 12-pdr gun, mainmast and White Ensign flag

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and cranes at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Railway departure board
Platform departure board, Edinburgh Waverley Station

Royal Barge
View of King George V and Queen Mary seated in royal barge arriving for the start of a school boat race.

Filing room at Carron Company offices, 20th century
Photograph of female workers in the filing room of the Carron Company offices near Falkirk

Design for seal of Queen Elizabeth II
Seal redesigned for the accession of Queen Elizabeth II.

First reference to whisky, 1494
Section of Scottish exchequer roll containing the earliest known reference to whisky. The exchequer collected and spent money due to the crown. Friar John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was granted 8 bolls of grain to make aqua vitae