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HMS Hood
View of the waves in the wake of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, taken from the deck on the port side during her sea trials.

Autograph letter of Sir Walter Scott
Autograph letter of receipt from Sir Walter Scott accompanying payment of £31 for a picture

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of St Kildan residents.

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 all her 6 inch guns aboard, both sides and lower belt of armour finished except for four closing plates.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the stern of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the rudders and screws

Workmen outside bank building in East Linton, c 1896
Photograph of group of tradesmen in front of new branch office being built for National Bank of Scotland Ltd in East Linton, East Lothian

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank with the titan crane behind.

Letter from Hudson's Bay
A letter from a Scottish settler to his parents with his first impressions of Canada.

Theatre bar lounge, QE2, 1969
Photograph of theatre bar lounge on the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II.