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Letter of King James VI, 1570s
Letter from the young King James VI of Scotland to the Countess of Mar, thanking her for a gift of fruit

'll Gran Mogol' - Concerto for flute, strings and continuo in D minor by Antonio Vivaldi
Second page of flute part of concerto for flute, strings and continuo in D minor by Antonio Vivaldi, RV341a ('ll Gran Mongol')

E50 (submarine)
View of the beam torpedo tubes and torpedo storage rings on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing the laying of the main decking and the side gun platforms on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Blue Star Line ocean liner Avila Star: Dining Saloon, Upper Deck
Photograph of the interior of the Dining Saloon on the Upper Deck looking to port of the Blue Star Line ocean liner Avila Star.

Construction of Castlehill Mine, 1964
Photograph of Castlehill Colliery under construction. Mouth of mine on left, frame of compressor house on right.

LMSR Stanier Princess Coronation Class 4-6-2 Locomotive BR No.46222 "Queen Mary"
LMSR Stanier Princess Coronation Class 4-6-2 Locomotive BR No.46222 "Queen Mary" passing through Symington Station hauling the Royal Scot service between Glasgow and London Euston.

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 work progressing on the conning tower and superstructure.

First Act of the New Scottish Parliament
The first Act of law passed by the devolved Scottish Parliament in 1999.