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St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of residents at the jetty on St Kilda.

Mulberry harbours in Normandy, 1944-1945
Photograph showing use of prefabricated ports in Normandy during the Second World War. Nicknamed mulberry harbours, the ports were constructed in Britain and shipped across the channel to help with the unloading of men and materials.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships area of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the conning tower, funnels, mainmast and the forecastle deck.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the casing on the forward part of the upper deck, port side just behind the aft control platform on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Head of Loch Creran, 1866
Photograph of the head of Loch Creran at the Creagan narrows with the boatman, Charles McKinnon, and Flora and John on shore with rowing boat

City of New York, Clydebank 1888
Photograph of the bow and figurehead of the Inman Line City of New York, a twin screw ocean liner also equipped with masts and sails.

HMS Queen Elizabeth at Sabang, 1944
Photograph taken at dawn from the deck below the guns of HMS Queen Elizabeth during naval operations with the Eastern Fleet against Sabang in Northern Sumatra. HMS Valiant and French Navy ship Richelieu are in view.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing the conning tower base and the forward barbettes.

St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, c 1906
Photograph of St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, from west with Parliament Square and in foreground