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Letter of King James VI, 1570s
Letter from the young King James VI of Scotland to the Countess of Mar, thanking her for a gift of fruit

HMS Barham
View of the after barbettes with tarpaulin covers, one of which has been partially removed, of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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

Andrew Carnegie Trust Deed
Trust deed of Andrew Carnegie creating the Carnegie United Kingdom Trust.

HMS Barham
View of the keel and rib bases at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

LNER Thompson Class B1 4-6-0 medium mixed traffic Locomotive No.61242
LNER Thompson Class B1 4-6-0 medium mixed traffic Locomotive No.61242 at Perth.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the Admiral Class battlecruiser HMS Hood being towed out of John Brown & Co's shipyard at Clydebank shortly after completion.

Welder smiles for the camera, Clydebank, 1965
Photograph of a welder working on the construction of the liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II at the shipyard of John Brown & Company, Clydebank

HMS Terrible, part of the starboard side and funnels, 1894
Photograph of part of the starboard side, 3 of the 4 funnels and the gangway access of the Royal Navy Powerful-Class armoured cruiser HMS Terrible at John Brown's (J & G Thomson's shipyard), Clydebank while under construction.