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Fitting locks to pillar boxes, c 1952
Photograph of workman fitting locks to pillar boxes bearing the royal cipher of Queen Elizabeth II at the Carron Works near Falkirk.

Painting Queen Elizabeth 2, Clydebank, 1967
Photograph of two workmen painting the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 at the shipyard of John Brown & Company, Clydebank

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of riveters posed with a riveting machine on the drill roads.

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 tarpaulins covering her foremost barbette.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank containing the funnels, lifeboats, mainmast and white ensign flag.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the upper deck amidships looking aft on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing life boats and rope reels stowed.

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, at the podium flanked by HRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana next to the Pyramid. Behind them is a choir.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships section of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank containing the forward turrets, range finder, conning tower and forward funnel.

Miners at Solsgirth Colliery, 1970s
Photograph of nine miners leaving surface building at Solsgirth Colliery.