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Men on sea boring tower in Forth, c 1955
Photograph of men examining core samples on board the drilling rig of a National Coal Board sea boring tower in the Firth of Forth.

City of New York, Clydebank 1888
Photograph of the bow and figurehead of the Inman Line City of New York, a twin screw ocean liner also equipped with masts and sails.

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.

Stabilising vats, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of four female workers loading nitrated cotton waste in stabilising vats at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Islanders on St Kilda
Photograph of men and women of St Kilda

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

HMS Repulse
View looking towards the bow of the main deck and B barbette and the forward deck framing on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

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

Door of Admiral's private cabin on HMS Ramillies, 1892
Photograph of the door of the Admiral's private cabin on board the Royal Sovereign Class Battleship HMS Ramillies.