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HMS Barham
15 inch port gun for X barbette being put on board the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham. Starboard gun on board on 9 May 1915. King George V visited the shipyard on this day.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the launch of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway looking straight on at the bow at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank as she slides stern first into the Clyde river.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the after superstructure from the quarter deck on the starboard side looking forward on the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher signing the visitors' book in front of the Bowmore Distillers' Pavilion at the Glasgow Garden Festival whilst her husband Denis Thatcher looks on.

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

E35 (submarine)
View of the starboard side of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank taken from the head of the basin

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.

Workmen outside bank building in East Linton, c 1896
Photograph of group of tradesmen in front of new branch office being built for National Bank of Scotland Ltd in East Linton, East Lothian

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