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

HMS Repulse
View of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, from "B" turret to the mainmast including the range finder, conning tower and funnels.

HMS Repulse
Close-up view of the 15-inch guns of "A" and "B" turrets of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Victorian picnic, Argyll, 1866
Photograph of parties from Invercreran House and Barcaldine House picnicking in Argyll countryside

Royal charter by David I
Charter by David I to the church of St Cuthbert (1127). This is the oldest document held within the NRS collections.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, taken from the starboard side, ploughing through the sea with smoke belching from her funnels during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary generating a big bow wave and spray as she speeds along.

HMS Pegasus (431)
View of the starboard side of the forward part of the Royal Navy seaplane tender HMS Pegasus at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the bridge, forward hangar and takeoff deck

HMS Barham
View of the main deck midships with superstructure being added on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Page twenty eight of the Articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland, with signatures and seals of the Scottish Commissioners.