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Tour of southern Spain
An ornate corridor in the Alhambra looking through the highly decorated arches in the Islamic style.

Workers by Forth Bridge pier during construction, 1884
Photograph of workers standing beside the holding down bolts on north side of south west pier of Forth (Rail) bridge during construction.

HMS Terrible, view of the keel under construction, 1894
Photograph of the keel of the Royal Navy Powerful-Class armoured cruiser HMS Terrible under construction showing the steel skeleton of the keel at an early stage at John Brown's (J & G Thomson's shipyard), Clydebank.

0-6-0 Holmes Class J36 (NBR Class C) Goods Locomotive No.9673 "Maude"
0-6-0 Holmes Class J36 (NBR Class C) Goods Locomotive No.9673 "Maude" at Haymarket Station, Edinburgh with her name removed. Now owned by the Scottish Railway Preservation Society.

HMS Barham
View from a high walkway of workmen operating a riveting machine on the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1884
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships section from the range finder and conning tower to the mainmast of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank with the R-Class destroyer HMS Stork alongside.

The Canadian Pacific Line ocean liner The Empress of Britain on the River Clyde leaving Clydebank
Photograph of the Canadian Pacific Line ocean liner The Empress of Britain on the river Clyde leaving Clydebank escorted by tugboats.