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

Headgear at Comrie Colliery, 1969
Photograph of headgear at Comrie Colliery in Fife.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea with smoke belching from her funnels taken from the port side during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

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 and both funnels.

Workmen preparing the launching ways of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary
Photograph of workmen preparing the launching ways of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary at John Brown & Co, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View of workmen riveting looking aft from the bow towards the stern on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HR Barclay 2-4-0 Locomotive no.55 "Cluny" as rebuilt by Jones at Thurso Station
Highland Railway Barclay 2-4-0 Locomotive no. 55 "Cluny" as rebuilt by Jones at Thurso Station.

Postcard entitled "The Armistice Meeting" at Scapa Flow 1918 depicting a "Kaiser" Class German Battleship
Postcard "The Armistice Meeting" at Scapa Flow 1918 depicting a "Kaiser" Class German Battleship, possibly the SMS "Kaiser" herself.

RMS Windsor Castle
View of the bow of the Union Castle Line steam ship RMS Windsor Castle on the slipway shortly before launch at John Brown & Co. Shipyard, Clydebank.