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HMS Barham
View from on top of the scaffolding looking towards the stern of the framing and bulkheads of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

LNER Class J37 0-6-0 Reid Locomotive No.64639
LNER Class J37 0-6-0 Reid Locomotive No. 64639 at Aberfoyle Station.

U-boat attack in transatlantic convoy 1943
Photograph of an attack by British coastal Command aeroplanes on a German U-boat in an Atlantic convoy. The U boat can be seen half submerged with the crew apparent on the conning tower.

Soldier and boy with mine detector, 1944
Photograph of soldier showing young boy how to operate a metal detector at the military exhibition in City Square during Dundee's 'Salute the Soldier' week.

Royal Navy officer and guns, c 1875
Photograph of Royal Navy officers on shore with gun and gun carriage and ships in background. One officer said to be James St Clair Bower 'who died at the hands of cannibals in Melanesia'.

HMS Barham
View looking forward of a funnel footing being erected on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View of the shipping of the starboard 15 inch gun for Y turret on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with the 150 tonne crane lowering it into place.

Workers by Forth Bridge pier during construction, 1884
Photograph of workers standing beside the holding down bolts on north side of south west pier of Forth (Rail) bridge during construction.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the bridges, conning tower, fore mast and fore funnel 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.