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

HMS Barham
View of the keel, framing and hull base at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Miners and piper, Monktonhall Colliery, c 1980
Photograph of miners standing either side of a young piper positioned in front of one of the winding towers at Monktonhall Colliery. The miners appear to be in a celebratory mood.

Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
Panoramic view of the old bridge at Stirling with the new bridge beyond.

HMS Barham
View from above of the engine space of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the turbines in place.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the bow from the port side of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank on launch day showing visitors milling around in front of and on board the ship

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher talking to a group of people whilst reporters and a policeman look on during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

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 bank with the titan crane behind

Sunday school picnic, Edinburgh, 1920
Photograph of Sunday school picnic at Niddrie Park, Edinburgh. The children and teachers are from Lady Glenorchy's United Free Church of Scotland Greenside Mission.