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HMS Barham
View of the turntable for B barbette almost in its final position during lowering on board the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Medical report describing the force feeding of suffragette
Medical report describing the force feeding, at Perth Prison, of suffragette Janet Arthur alias Fanny Parker, Lord Kitchener's niece. Charged with attempt to destroy maliciously by explosives Burns Cottage, Ayrshire.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with the fitting of her armoured belt continuing with her anchors in place.

First Act of the New Scottish Parliament
The first Act of law passed by the devolved Scottish Parliament in 1999.

British airborne troops in action in Arnhem, 1944
Photograph of British paratroops taking cover in a shell hole during the battle for Arnhem in September 1944. Codenamed Operation Market Garden, the allies withdrew after a stubborn eight-day battle which saw the death of over 7000 British paratroopers.

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

HMS Barham
View looking towards the stern from above of the keel, hull plating and interior bulkheads of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above of the work progressing on the forecastle deck of the royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the midship superstructure looking aft taken from the deck of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the centre funnel.