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HMS Hood
Photograph of the fore end of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood in the fitting out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the anchor chain capstan and roller system on the foredeck.

Runner, East Surrey Regiment, 1916
Photograph of Kenneth Basham's runner (East Surreys) in a trench in the Somme area.

Forth Bridge during construction, 1884
Photograph taken from South Queensferry showing the progress of the construction of the Forth (Rail) Bridge, with the village in foreground.

Fisherman in India
Two Indian fishermen catching a fish during a hunting trip. Caption on reverse reads 'Two men with but a single thought'.

HMS Repulse
Three quarter view from the bow of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the conning tower and completed forward turrets.

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Page two of the Articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

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

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of David Millar, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher and Malcolm Rifkind in a melee of reporters during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.