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HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck beams amidships on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1883
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

Lady and young girl, Invercreran, 1866
Photograph of Mrs Margaret McCallum (1786-1871) and Margaret Elizabeth Webster (1847-1929) outside Invercreran House

HMS Hood
Photograph from almost head-on of the bow of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the port anchor and hawse hole.

Scotichronicon manuscript
Manuscript of Scotichronicon by Walter Bower, abbot of Inchcolm. Written in Latin, this manuscript covers Scottish history from the earliest times to the fifteenth century.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, having her armoured belt fitted down the sides of the hull.

HMS Barham
View from the scaffolding looking towards the bow of the framing and bulkheads of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of the stern from the starboard side looking aft at the propeller of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View from above looking towards the stern of the main deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing the main deck flats at the ship's side.