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Three G&SWR Stirling 221 Class 0-4-2 Locomotives acting as a snow plough
Three Glasgow & South Western Railway Stirling 221 Class 0-4-2 Locomotives acting as a snow plough at New Galloway.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of a skewback joint on the Queensberry cantilever of the Forth Railway Bridge looking along one of the base 12ft horizontal tubes of the central column, showing the considerable support scaffolding.

HMS Repulse
View of the turrets, range finder and conning tower, looking aft of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Page thirteen of the Articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

Men on sea boring tower in Forth, c 1955
Photograph of men examining core samples on board the drilling rig of a National Coal Board sea boring tower in the Firth of Forth.

Bond of Transportation
Court rule for transportation to American colonies as punishment.

Travelling cinema, 1939-1945
Photograph of mobile cinema used in 'Lend to defend' war bonds savings campaign, visiting children at a Scottish school.

Edinburgh Whisky Merchants Ledger
A page from an Edinburgh Whisky Merchants ledger book detailing payments for whisky.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown Ship yard, Clydebank.