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HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea with men on deck near her bow taken from the port side during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

Group of stenographers, c1950s
Image of a group of female stenographers at work in an office (c1950s).

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of Queensferry main pier, view from east of central tower. The south approach end pier can also be seen, with temporary jetty. A boat sails behind the north (right) cantilever.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward and the superstructure developing on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

E35 (submarine)
Launch of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the vessel sliding into the water taken from the river

Fraserburgh Ice Factory workers
Group of men and children outside Fraserburgh Harbour Ice Factory.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the stern and quarter deck of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia taken from above in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing X & Y turrets and the BL 8-inch Mk VIII naval guns.

St Kilda boatmen 1913
Photograph of St Kilda ferry boat transporting men to mainland

British infantrymen near Nijmegen, 1944
Photograph of two British infantrymen taking cover during advance south-east of Nijmegen. Wrecked gliders used in Nijmegen airborne landing can be seen in background.