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Miners' houses New Cumnock, c 1950
Photograph of terrace of miners' housing built by New Cumnock Collieries Ltd in South Western Road, New Cumnock, Ayrshire.

The smoking room of the ocean liner, City of New York, 1888
Photograph showing the interior of the smoking room of the ocean liner, City of New York.

Croft, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of Duncan Rankin's croft at Glasdrum in Glen Creran

Receipt for payment for blowing up footballs, Edinburgh, 1832
Receipt for payment by John Hope for blowing up footballs for his club. John Hope's Foot-Ball Club in Edinburgh may be the earliest known football club in the world.

E50 (submarine)
View of rifle rack and pull out bunks on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50

Painting pillar boxes, 1950s
Photograph of female worker painting pillar boxes bearing the royal cipher of Queen Elizabeth II at Carron Works near Falkirk

Sea boring tower in the Forth, 1955
Photograph of a National Coal Board sea boring tower in Firth of Forth.

Waterfall, the site of Nsek Bridge before construction, Cameroon
Photograph of the waterfall before Nsek Bridge was built to cross it, Cameroon.

HMS Barham
View of the bow of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., with sailors and officers on the foredeck.