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Gretna Township railway station, 1918
Photograph of munitions workers disembarking from train at Gretna Township railway station

HMS Tiger
View of the bow from the port side of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and with a heap of chain and several tree trunks beside at John Brown & Co Shipyard at Clydebank.

Mulberry harbours in Normandy, 1944-1945
Photograph showing use of prefabricated ports in Normandy during the Second World War. Nicknamed mulberry harbours, the ports were constructed in Britain and shipped across the channel to help with the unloading of men and materials.

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony, 29 April 1988
Photograph of Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, at the podium with HRH Princess Diana sitting to one side with a choir and a group of scouts behind them during the Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony.

HMS Repulse
View looking down on to Y barbette on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

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

Stern and propellers of Queen Elizabeth 2, Clydebank, 1967
Photograph of stern view of the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 showing propellers during construction at the shipyard of John Brown and Company, Clydebank.

Solent at Wharf, Willemstad
Royal Mail steam packet ruise ship Solent in Willemstad harbour, Curacao.

2-6-0 London and North Eastern Railway K4 Class Passenger Locomotive No.3442 "The Great Marquess"
2-6-0 London and North Eastern Railway K4 Class Passenger Locomotive No. 3442 "The Great Marquess" built for the west Highland Line, photographed at Eastfield.