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HMS Repulse
View of the fitting out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank with the Reknown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse, R-Class destroyers HMS Rowena (450), HMS Romola (449), E-Class submarine E35 (436) and the Erebus-Class monitor HMS Erebus in dock.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the bow and the anchor chain ports of the deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Carron Company Offices, 20th century
Photograph of clerks at work in the offices of the Carron Company near Falkirk

Forth Bridge interior tube section, 1884
Photograph of the interior of a tubular section of the Forth (Rail) Bridge, with male workers standing beneath.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the stern from the starboard side of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the rudders and screws

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, fitting the funnel.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the starboard forward poppets on the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood just prior to launching at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher, her husband Denis Thatcher, and Malcolm Rifkind, the then Secretary of State for Scotland, standing before a large gateway during a visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

HMS Barham
View of the main deck, looking forward at the forward barbettes with workmen at work on both on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.