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HMS Barham
View of the hull on the starboardside looking towards the stern from midships of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham on the day of the launch at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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 Barham
View of the stern from the starboard side, with a large part of the plating complete, of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships section from the range finder and 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.

An Historical and Genealogical tree of the Royal Family of Scotland
Illustration of the family tree of the Royal House of the Scottish throne.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction at night of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the bridges, conning tower and fore mast of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Desert warfare, 1939-1945
Photograph of British soldiers engaged in combat in Africa.

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of St Kildan residents.