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Account of Prince Albert's day of shooting in the Highlands
Note of the day's programme's Prince Albert went shooting during Queen Victoria's visit to Taymouth Castle in September 1842.

Nitration tank, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of two female workers by nitration tank at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

HMS Repulse
View of the midships area of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the conning tower, funnels and the forecastle deck.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, taken from the starboard side ploughing through the sea with smoke pouring from her funnels during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking aft over the beams and deck plating on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with work progressing on the main mast. A panel is missing in the armour belt on the side of the ship.

Transporting sulphur, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of three women moving sulphur on a hand wagon at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Tank crews in Libya thank British factory workers, 1942
Photograph of British tank crews in the western desert show their appreciation for tank factory workers.

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.