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Launch of Queen Elizabeth 2, Clydebank, 1967
Photograph of crowds cheering the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 as she goes down the slipway at the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Company. To the right of the picture, television cameras on crane broadcast event live to the nation.

Forth Bridge tube section, 1884
Photograph of a completed tubular section of Forth (Rail) Bridge

Sunday school teachers, Edinburgh, c 1920
Photograph of group of Sunday school teachers of the Free Church of Scotland at their annual picnic in Edinburgh

Carron Works, Falkirk, c 1949
Aerial photograph of Carron Works near Falkirk and surrounding countryside, with workers' houses in foreground.

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of riveters posed with a riveting machine on the drill roads.

E50 (submarine)
View of a desk, fan and heater near the bridge on board the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50

HMS Repulse
View of the aft section from the mainmast to the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing "Y" turret, the new aft derricks and the forecastle deck.

Sunday school picnic, Edinburgh, 1920
Photograph of Sunday school picnic at Hawkhill Recreation Grounds, Edinburgh. The children and teachers are from Lady Glenorchy's United Free Church of Scotland Greenside Mission.

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 15 inch forward guns in place and with Medusa-Class destroyers alongside.