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Fishing party in Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of a fishing party on Invercreran Estate. Alexander McCallum Webster and Charlie Stewart seated.

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of Inchgarvie main pier, building of central tower and bottom members of cantilevers. Workers' buildings in foreground.

Defender of the Empire' Christmas card, 1914
Christmas card issued for the National Relief Fund entitled 'Defenders of the Empire' with illustration depicting servicemen of the British and Imperial Armed Forces

Gardenstown Harbour, 1913
Photograph of men working on timbering at the back of the north section of new west breakwater at Gardenstown Harbour, Banffshire.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft section of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the mainmast, forecastle deck, "Y" turret and stern with the R-Class destroyer HMS Stork alongside.

Schoolchildren at Linlithgow War Memorial, c 1920
Photograph of schoolchildren filing past the war memorial in Linlithgow.

Desert warfare, 1939-1945
Photograph of British soldiers engaged in combat in Africa.

HMS Barham
View from the side of one of the massive timber poppets on the starboard side of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham on the day of the launch at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Tiger
View of the bow end of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.