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HMS Barham
View of workmen riveting looking aft from the bow towards the stern on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the after superstructure and main mast of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia taken from the quay side at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

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.

Tank landing ships in Anzio harbour, 1944
Photograph of two tanks landing ships (LSTs) unloading at inner corner of Anzio harbour with bomb damaged buildings in background.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1883
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

Royal charter by David I
Charter by David I to the church of St Cuthbert (1127). This is the oldest document held within the NRS collections.

Promenade Deck looking aft of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary
Photograph of the Promenade Deck looking aft of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary.

St Kildan men with Soay sheep
Photograph of two St Kildan men pictured with their St Kilda Soay Sheep

The Arctic explorer Martin Lindsay with huskies and sledge, 1930-1931
Photograph of Martin Lindsay with huskies and sledge at the base camp of the British Arctic Air-Route Expedition of 1930-1931.