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Gardenstown Harbour, 1913
Photograph of north end of the old west pier at Gardenstown, Banffshire, with the village in background. The rocky foreshore is the site of the new harbour basin.

HMS Barham
View of framing and ribs of the starboard quarter looking forward of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Carron Works, Falkirk, c 1949
Aerial photograph of Carron Works near Falkirk and surrounding countryside, with workers' houses in foreground.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher signing the visitors' book in front of the Bowmore Distillers' Pavilion at the Glasgow Garden Festival whilst Malcolm Rifkind looks on.

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

HMAS Australia (402)
Broadside view of the aft superstructure of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia taken from the quayside at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the aft funnel and sailors on parade.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern from the starboard side of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Japanese train in Burma after attack by RAF, 1945
Photograph of Japanese train in Burma following an attack by RAF Beaufighters, with steam pouring from the engine after the boiler has blown up.

Painting pillar boxes, 1950s
Photograph of female worker painting pillar boxes bearing the royal cipher of Queen Elizabeth II at Carron Works near Falkirk