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HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea with smoke belching from her funnels taken from the port side during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

Croft, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of Duncan Rankin's croft at Glasdrum in Glen Creran

Miners and piper, Monktonhall Colliery, c 1980
Photograph of miners standing either side of a young piper positioned in front of one of the winding towers at Monktonhall Colliery. The miners appear to be in a celebratory mood.

HMS Barham
View of the keel and rib bases at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham at high tide during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, alongside MV Suffolk and HMS Fiji.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank (bow mast).

Blue Star Line ocean liner Avila Star at the dockside in Clydebank, 1926
Photograph of Blue Star Line ocean liner Avila Star at the dockside in Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (512)
View from behind of the County Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia on the River Clyde just outside the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Children, c 1930s
Photograph of three brothers and their sister