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Paddle steamer 'Glen Sannox', c 1892
Photograph of Glasgow and South Western Railway Paddle Steamer 'Glen Sannox'

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

Buried trench, German second line, near Montauban, Somme battlefield, 1916
Photograph showing the effects of the British artillery bombardment on the Somme on the German second line near Montauban.

HMS Repulse
View from above looking towards the bow of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the upper deck beams and plating looking aft towards the stern on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher and Malcolm Rifkind in a melee of reporters during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

HMS Barham
View of work proceeding on the wood sheath and armour belt on the forward part of the starboard side of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Workmen lining moulds at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of workmen at the Carron Works near Falkirk lining moulds with sand before they are filled with molten metal. The men in foreground are smoking.

HMS Barham
View of the bow from the starboard side showing plating and framing progress on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.