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HMS Repulse
View of the engine space of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing workmen engaged in various tasks.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing the supports for another layer of decking on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Royal Seal of Scotland
The Privy Seal of Edward Balliol, 1332-1355

German U-Boat crew surrender 1943
Photograph of the final moments of a German U-boat, forced to surface next to a British warship. The image shows the crew lined up on the deck before jumping overboard. The U-boat sank shortly afterwards.

4-4-0 North British Railway K Class (LNER D34 Class) Locomotive No.35 "Glen Glory"
Drive wheel, name and Cowlairs works plate of 4-4-0 North British Railway K Class (LNER D34 Class) locomotive No.35 taken at Eastfield.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of the incomplete Forth Railway Bridge from the north west, Fife pier in the foreground, Inchgarvie and Queensferry beyond. Cantilevers almost completed but central girders not commenced.

British soldiers advancing through countryside in South East Asia, c 1944-1945
Photograph of British Army infantrymen advancing through open countryside in South East Asia.

Forth Bridge interior tube section, 1884
Photograph of the interior of a tubular section of the Forth (Rail) Bridge, with male workers standing beneath.

Couple on front footplate of locomotive, 1943
Photograph of Mrs Aitken and another standing on locomotive [No.14480]