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Pressing and packing cordite, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of three female workers pressing and packing cordite at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

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 forward superstructure.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the fore poppets on the port side of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank shortly before her launch.

Jungle fighting, 1944-1945
Photograph of British Army infantrymen advancing through jungle in South East Asia.

West end of Princes Street, Edinburgh, 19th century
Illustrated trade card of George Brown, baker, showing his shop at 2 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh, and looking towards the west end of Princes Street.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of the junction at end of bottom member, bay 1, Queensferry cantilever, north east corner, showing workmen pushing box girder from the temporary platform above to line up with the huge skewback joint tube below.

E35 (submarine)
Photograph of a man sitting inside the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35

HMS Pegasus (431)
View of the aft end from behind on the starboard side of the Royal Navy seaplane tender HMS Pegasus at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the aft hangar, 12-pdr gun and lifting cranes