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E35 (submarine)
View of the gyrocompass, hydroplane and dive controls on the starboard side aft of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 with a reference guide to the various controls and parts.

Lend to Defend campaign, Alloa, 1939-1945
Photograph of war time savings bond campaign in Mill Street, Alloa.

CR 179 Class 4-6-0 Locomotive No.17906 (CR No.180)
Caledonian Railway 179 Class 4-6-0 express freight Locomotive No. 17906 (CR No.180) at Biggar with Peter Porteous (fireman) and James Blain (driver).

Vignette of distilling and farming, 1798
Vignette of distilling and farming. Detail from plan of lands of Craigend in Parish of St Ninians, Stirlingshire, by William Drummond, surveyor.

HMS Barham
Midships view of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., with sailors and officers standing on the main deck and on the conning tower.

Fleet Air Arm briefing before attack on Tirpitz, 1944
Photograph of Commander S.T.C. Harrison briefing Fleet Air Arm crews with the aid of a relief map on board an aircraft carrier before an attack on the German battleship Tirpitz in Alten Fjord, Norway.

Relic of the '45
Piece of tartan reportedly from the plaid of Bonnie Prince Charlie.

HMS Hood
Distant broadside view of the starboard side of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

Bearers packing up outside the political bungalow at Mosul, Northern Iraq, 1926
Photograph of the bearers of Robert Stewart-Peter's party packing up at Mosul at the start of the RAF A Flight Outing to Dohuk in Northern Iraq, 23-26 May 1926.