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Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
View over the old bridge at Stirling looking towards the railway.

Construction of Castlehill Mine, 1965
Photograph of workmen laying wooden planks in front of mine opening during construction of Castlehill Colliery.

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

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the upper deck amidships on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the life boats in their divots and two quick firing 4 inch anti-aircraft guns.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the after control platform on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia taken from above on the crane in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Scotichronicon manuscript
Manuscript of Scotichronicon by Walter Bower, abbot of Inchcolm. Written in Latin, this manuscript covers Scottish history from the earliest times to the fifteenth century.

E35 (submarine)
View of the helm controls of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 with a reference guide to the various controls and parts, including 'Lucky' black cat, to right of photograph

HMS Repulse
View looking towards the stern, of Y barbette on the main deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

The Breadalbane Highlanders
A group of highland volunteer soldiers in full army uniform.