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HMS Terrible, part of the starboard side, 1895
Photograph of part of the starboard side and bridge of the Royal Navy Powerful-Class armoured cruiser HMS Terrible at John Brown's (J & G Thomson's shipyard), Clydebank while under construction, showing painters at work.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1883
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

HMS Barham
View looking down from above of workmen at work in the interior of the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Studio portrait of a woman
Victorian cabinet print of head and shoulders of a woman.

HMS Hood
View of the starboard side of the stern area looking aft of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing Y turret and the white ensign flag.

Landing in Normandy, 6 June 1944
Photograph of British soldiers landing on the Normandy coast on D-Day. Photograph taken by British Army Film Unit and acclaimed by the American press as "the war's greatest picture".

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

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

HMS Repulse
View of the starboard side of the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse showing the starboard propellers and the rudder.