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0-6-0 Reid Class J37 (NBR Class B & S) Goods locomotive No. 9120
0-6-0 Reid Class J37 (NBR Class B & S) goods locomotive No. 9120 at Stirling.

HMS Repulse
View of the front half of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, showing work progressing on the conning tower and the foremast.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the forecastle deck, bow and bridges of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern from the starboard side of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

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.

CR Pickersgill 72 Class 4-4-0 passenger Locomotive No. 54498
CR Pickersgill 72 Class 4-4-0 passenger Locomotive No. 54498 at Polmadie.

Miners and piper, Monktonhall Colliery, c 1980
Photograph of miners standing either side of a young piper positioned in front of one of the winding towers at Monktonhall Colliery. The miners appear to be in a celebratory mood.

Tour of southern Spain
Spanish bullfighter in full costume posed with sword and cape.

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.