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

Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
The two obelisks on the burgh side of the old bridge at Stirling.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing the laying of the main decking and the side gun platforms on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard, 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 conning tower and superstructure, note 6-inch guns lying on the bow.

Gaelic Eulogy
Decorated copy of lament on the death of Donnachuadh Dubh a' Churraic, Black Duncan of the Cowl.

Carron Works, Falkirk, 1949
Aerial photograph of Carron Works near Falkirk and surrounding countryside.

HMS Barham
View from above looking forward towards the bow of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing work on the funnel bases and forecastle deck.

RMS Windsor Castle
Three-quarter view from the bow of the Union Castle Line steam ship RMS Windsor Castle in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank.

First recorded reference to whisky
An excerpt from the Exchequer Roll which notes that John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was allowed eight bolls of grain to make aqua vitae for the King.