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RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of starboard side stern of hull under construction at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

CR Class 191 (LMS Class 3P) 4-6-0 "Oban bogie" Locomotive
Caledonian Railway 191 Class (LMS Class 3P) 4-6-0 "Oban bogie" Locomotive leaving Glasgow Buchanan Street station bound for Glasgow Central on the 12.15pm service.

Workers at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of workmen breaking iron bars from a sand mould at the Carron Works near Falkirk.

Tour of southern Spain
Gateway and fountain in the Patio de las Doncellas (Courtyard of the Maidens) in the Alcazar or Moorish fortress and palace, Seville.

Typists at Lauriston House, c 1963
Photograph of four female typist in an office at Lauriston House, National Coal Board Scottish Divisional Offices.

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

British airborne troops in action in Arnhem, 1944
Photograph of British paratroops taking cover in a shell hole during the battle for Arnhem in September 1944. Codenamed Operation Market Garden, the allies withdrew after a stubborn eight-day battle which saw the death of over 7000 British paratroopers.

6 Squadron "A" Team, Mosul polo week, June 7-12 1926
Photograph of 6 Squadron A Team, Mosul polo week, June 7-12 1926 (Stewart-Peter on "John"; Stevenson on "Snowball"; Toby Long on "Chikko II" and Selby-Lowndes on "Chikko I"

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