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Royal charter by David I
Charter by David I to the church of St Cuthbert (1127). This is the oldest document held within the NRS collections.

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

Karnak - pylone de Ptolomée Nord Karnak
Karnak - pylone de Ptolomée Nord. Temple of Amun Ra: Pylon of Ptolemy III Euergetes from the inside or north side which leads out towards the town of Luxor.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

Royal Barge
View of King George V and Queen Mary seated in royal barge arriving for the start of a school boat race.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck beams and plating amidships on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Barham
Plating and framing begun on the midship area of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
Broadside view of the port side of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

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