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RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (402)
View from the starboard side of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank with an Acheron Class destroyer immediately alongside

Meal distribution
Details of meal distribution at Tobermory, found within the papers of Tobermory Sheriff Court.

Working sand mould at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of men working on a giant sand mould at the Carron Works near Falkirk. The furrows in the sand are shaped to make iron bars.

HMS Barham
View of the stern from the starboard side showing the framework of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Alloa Central Workshops, 1950s
Photograph of workman operating machine with compressing action in Alloa Central Workshops

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of the junction at end of bottom member, bay 1, Queensferry cantilever, north east corner, showing workmen pushing box girder from the temporary platform above to line up with the huge skewback joint tube below.

Removing boring rods in the Forth, 1955
Photograph of men removing boring rods on a National Coal Board sea boring tower in Firth of Forth. Core rods already removed are stacked on the right.

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