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LMS Stanier Class 5, 4-6-0 "Black Five" mixed traffic Locomotive No. 44953
LMS Stanier Class 5, 4-6-0 "Black Five" mixed traffic Locomotive No. 44953 at Symington, Davie McDonald, driver.

HMS Barham
View of the keel and hull base at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham with the tide in during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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 all her 6 inch guns aboard, both sides and lower belt of armour finished except for four closing plates.

Carron Works, Falkirk, 20th century
Panoramic photograph of the Carron Works near Falkirk.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher admiring an Aberdeen Angus bull during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

Act banning football and golf
James II's Act of Parliament of Scotland banning both football and golf. This is the first known written reference to the game of golf in Scotland.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the bridges from the port side on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Detail of bow of RMS Queen Elizabeth under construction at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft of the forecastle deck, showing the engine room vents of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.