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HMS Repulse
View of the forward half of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing progress on the forward turrets (15 inch guns already shipped in A turret) and conning tower.

Removal of nitrocotton waste, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of two female workers removing nitrated cotton waste from pans for stabilisation at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Drawing water, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of Flora Gillies and Ellsie McNaughton drawing water in Glen Creran

E35 (submarine)
View, taken further along, of the port ballast tank controls on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 with a reference guide to the various controls and parts

HMS Barham
Midships view of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., with sailors and officers standing on the aft turrets and main deck and showing the white ensign flag.

RMS Aquitania
Photograph of workmen surveying the lifeboats during the inspection of the ship after its completion.

Verdict on the crew of the 'Worcester'
Admiralty court minutes describing the trail of shipmen from East India Company's ship for charges of piracy and murder.

HMS Repulse
View of the forward part of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the fully armed "A" and "B" turrets, range finder, conning tower, funnel and bow.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the stern of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood showing the rudder and propeller shafts just before the propeller blades were fitted at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.