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Receipt for payment for blowing up footballs, Edinburgh, 1832
Receipt for payment by John Hope for blowing up footballs for his club. John Hope's Foot-Ball Club in Edinburgh may be the earliest known football club in the world.

Market day in Kingston, St Vincent, 1905
Photograph of the market place in Kingston, St Vincent.

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.

Houses at Ellenabeich
Group of children outside workers' cottages, Argyllshire.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of a group of workmen at the site foundry/drilling road working on a Hudson's tunnel shield with inspection hatches and pressure pipes fitted on it.

HMS Barham
View of the middle of the starboard side of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the funnels and part of the conning tower on board.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft area from the mainmast to the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing "Y" turret, the new aft derricks and the forecastle deck.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft of the forecastle deck, aft barbette and stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

The Fireplace of the Cabin Smoking room on the Promenade Deck of Canadian Pacific Line liner Duchess of Bedford, 1928
Photograph of the fireplace of The Cabin Smoking Room on the Promenade Deck of Canadian Pacific Line liner Duchess of Bedford, 1928.