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Tour of southern Spain
View of Granada, Andalusia, Spain, showing part of the Alhambra fortress.

Soldiers and civilians at bowling club, c 1910
Photograph of Scottish volunteers of the territorial army and civilians at a bowling club near [Nottingham]

Proclamation decree by Oliver Cromwell uniting Scotland and England into one Commonwealth
The first political union between Scotland and England under one single constitution. Established by Cromwell after defeat of Scottish Royalist armies, reversed after Restoration in 1659-60.

HMS Repulse
View from beside the starboard side of the stern looking aft of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse showing the starboard propellers and the outer starboard propeller shaft support bracket.

British soldiers advancing through countryside in South East Asia, c 1944-1945
Photograph of British Army infantrymen advancing through open countryside in South East Asia.

Smoking chimneys, Carron Works, Falkirk, 20th century
Photograph of chimneys billowing smoke at the Carron Works near Falkirk

E50 (submarine)
View of the beam torpedo tubes and torpedo storage rings on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50

Carron Works, 19th century
Enhanced photograph of the square the Carron Works near Falkirk with hoist for heavy casting in centre.

HMS Barham
View from above on the work progressing on X and Y barbettes on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the advancing construction of the turrets.