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

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, Image shows sea trials being undertaken on the Clyde, passing the Erskine Ferry.

HMS Repulse
Broadside view of the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank taken from the dockside.

Sand mould, Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of men working on a giant sand mould at the Carron Works near Falkirk. The furrows in the sand are shaped to make iron bars, and there are furnace towers in the background.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the bow of the deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and cranes at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Hood
Construction of Royal Navy Battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown Shipyard, Clydebank.

Launch of the Canadian Pacific Line ocean liner The Empress of Britain
Photograph of the Launch of the Canadian Pacific Line ocean liner The Empress of Britain taken from near the slipway.

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

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the mainmast, with battle honours painted on, funnels and lifeboats.