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Black Watch at the Sphinx, 1882
Photograph of soldiers of The Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) standing in front of the Sphinx after the battle of Tel-el-Kebir

Tour of southern Spain
The city of Seville, Andalusia, Spain, from the Quadalquiver, showing the cathedral on left and the Torre del Oro on the right.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of workmen working on a skewback (upper or sliding bedplate) on the drill roads for the Forth Railway Bridge.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck with the engine room vents looking aft on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

San Juan Harbour, Puerto Rico, 1905
Photograph of the harbour and landing place in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the stern of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing X turret and the aft control platform.

Newhaven fisherman and fisherwomen
Photograph of fisherman and fisherwomen at Newhaven Harbour

HMS Barham
View from above of the forward part of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the forward barbettes, mast, crow's nest, and both funnel hatches.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the bow from the starboard side of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank