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HMS Barham
View of the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham looking towards the bow during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Pegasus (431)
View of the starboard side amidships of the Royal Navy seaplane tender HMS Pegasus at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank, showing the bridge, life boats and funnels

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank, with tib crane at stern.

Launch of Queen Elizabeth 2, Clydebank
Photograph of the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 going down the slipway at the shipyard of John Brown & Company, Clydebank.

The ruins of the Cloth Hall, Ypres
The ruins of the medieval Cloth Hall in Ypres, destoyed by heavy artillery bombardment during World War One.

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of a man working on a piece of the internal viaduct girders.

In 'No Man's Land' on the Somme, 1916
Photograph of troops in shell holes and fox holes in 'No Man's Land' on the Somme.

E50 (submarine)
View of the controls on the port side of the bridge looking aft on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50

Ships of a convoy in heavy weather, 1939-1945
Photograph of British navy convoy transporting vital supplies of food and war equipment in hard winter conditions.