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HMS Barham
Midships view of the conning tower with its newly fitted range finder on board the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co, Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

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

Door of Admiral's private cabin on HMS Ramillies, 1892
Photograph of the door of the Admiral's private cabin on board the Royal Sovereign Class Battleship HMS Ramillies.

Rosslyn Castle Station, 1935
Photograph of Rosslyn Castle Station on the Penicuik Branch of the North British Railway.

Ladies Open at Turnberry Golf Course, 1921
Photograph of Ladies Open Golf Championship at Turnberry Gold Course in Ayrshire.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction platform for RMS Queen Elizabeth looking towards the river at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

First reference to whisky, 1494
Section of Scottish exchequer roll containing the earliest known reference to whisky. The exchequer collected and spent money due to the crown. Friar John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was granted 8 bolls of grain to make aqua vitae