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HMS Repulse
View of the front half of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, showing work progressing on the conning tower and the foremast.

Scotichronicon manuscript
Manuscript of Scotichronicon by Walter Bower, abbot of Inchcolm. Written in Latin, this manuscript covers Scottish history from the earliest times to the fifteenth century.

Drainie Kirk session minutes
A typical page from Church of Scotland kirk session minute book for Drainie, noting parish misdemeanours and church discipline.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward and the superstructure developing there on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, showing first smoke from fore funnel.

Colinton Castle, Edinburgh
South elevation of Colinton Castle.

E35 (submarine)
View of the battery controls on the port side of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 with a reference guide to the various controls and parts

Bridge at Connel
Photograph of the bridge at Connel crossing the water.

Commemorative postcard issues to celebrate the opening of the new Scottish Parliament
Postcard issued to celebrate the opening of the new Scottish Parliament.