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Queen Elizabeth 2 Cake, 1967
Photograph of young boy and gentlemen with cake model of the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 made by City Bakeries, Glasgow.

Letter from Hudson's Bay
A letter from a Scottish settler to his parents with his first impressions of Canada.

LNER Class J37 0-6-0 Reid Locomotive No.64623 (NBR No.175)
LNER Class J37 0-6-0 Reid Locomotive No.64623 at Eastfield.

HMS Barham
Broadside view of the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the main mast, barbettes and two 15 inch guns in place in Y turret.

The ruins of the Cloth Hall, Ypres
The ruins of the medieval Cloth Hall in Ypres, destoyed by heavy artillery bombardment during World War One.

E50 (submarine)
View of the engine compartment of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50 showing the 800hp Vickers diesel engines.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward and the superstructure developing there on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Princess Elizabeth helps with the war effort, 1939-1945
Photograph of a young Princess Elizabeth helping out with the war effort at home during the Second World War

HMAS Australia (402)
Broadside view of the after superstructure of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank