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

HMS Barham
View from above of the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing work on the main mast and superstructure with laying the wooden deck.

St Kildans grinding grain, c 1885
Photograph of a couple milling grain by hand with a quern or grindstone beside a blackhouse on St Kilda

HMS Repulse
View of the main deck forward showing the base of the conning tower and A and B barbettes on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

E35 (submarine)
View of the starboard side of the stern of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 on the slipway furring construction at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the propellers, rudder and aft starboard hydroplane.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern end of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and with a steam crane alongside at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Caid of Statt, Morocco, c 1890
Photograph of the Caid of Statt, Hadj Absalam ben hadj el Maati ben Abdel Kebir il Mezamzi, Morocco

HMAS Australia (402)
Port side view of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, on trial on the Clyde Firth just after commissioning.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.