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

Farmer's Wife, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of Mrs Hall, wife of a farmer in Glen Creran

HMS Repulse
View of the range finder, conning tower and forward funnel of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

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.

HMS Barham
View from above of the after part of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the after barbettes and a fitting-out barge alongside.

HMS Barham
View from above of the forward part of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with the Medusa-Class destroyer HMS Medea alongside and the gun barrels on the dockside.

HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View of the stern, rudders and propellers from the shipyard floor
Photograph of the stern, rudders and propellers of HMS Tiger Royal Navy Tiger-class Battlecruiser taken from the shipyard floor.

HMS Repulse
View of the midship area of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, showing the conning tower, forward funnel in situ and aft funnel waiting to be lifted on board.

Commemorative postcard issues to celebrate the opening of the new Scottish Parliament
Postcard issued to celebrate the opening of the new Scottish Parliament.