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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.

HMS Barham
View of the aft area of the upper deck showing the aft barbettes on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

A mid-Victorian view of Stirling castle
A mid-Victorian view of Stirling castle looking over the kirkyard.

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

Small boy, c 1875
Photograph of 'Jack', John Edward Webster, standing on chair on Invercreran Estate

Lady reading, Invercreran, 1866
Photograph of Mrs Margaret Isabella Webster, mother of Alexander McCallum Webster, Invercreran

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of residents at the jetty on St Kilda.

Soldiers of East Surrey Regiment bivouacking during the battle for Bazentin on the Somme, 1916
Photograph of soldiers of the 8th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment (55th Brigade, 18th Division) bivouacking in a sunken road to the left of Trones Wood during the battle for Bazentin on the Somme in July 1916.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft of the forecastle deck, aft barbette and stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.