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

Death of King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden
Alexander Leslie to the Marquis of Hamilton, announcing the death at the battle of Lutzen of Gustavus Adolphus, King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden.

HMS Barham
View of the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham looking towards the bow during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Anti-Aircraft Gun, Italy, 1918
Photograph of a World War I British Anti-Aircraft Gun in Italy.

HMS Repulse
View of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank with three destroyers alongside.

Robert Burns' cottage, Alloway, c 1885
Photograph of the interior of cottage in Alloway where Robert Burns was born

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, Image shows sea trials being undertaken on the Clyde, passing the Erskine Ferry.

HMS Repulse
View of the main deck amidships above the engine space on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View of sailors standing on the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., during her commissioning ceremony into the Royal Navy.