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HMS Barham
View of sailors standing on the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., during her commissioning ceremony into the Royal Navy.

HMS Barham
View from above of the framing with plates being laid on the ribbing and some bulkheads inserted during the early stages of construction of the Queen Elizabeth Class battleship HMS Barham at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of the stern from the starboard side looking aft at the propeller of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

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

The Battle of Culloden
A Jacobite account of the Battle of Culloden (in handwriting of Francis Farquharson of Monaltrie).

NBR Reid "Scott" D29 (NBR Class J) 4-4-0 Locomotive No. 62405 "The Fair Maid"
NBR Reid "Scott" D29 (NBR Class J) 4-4-0 Locomotive No. 62405 "The Fair Maid" at Haymarket.

Young woman in tank, 1918
Photograph of young woman in tank next to a group of other people taken during Scottish War Savings Committee 'Tank Campaign Scotland'.

Receipt for payment for playing football in Dalry Park in Edinburgh, 1826
Receipt for payment by John Hope for the use of Dalry Park to play football and practise archery in in 1825. John Hope's Foot-Ball Club in Edinburgh may be the earliest known football club in the world.

Rosslyn Castle, Roslin, Midlothian
The approach to Rosslyn Castle.