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Tour of southern Spain
An ornate corridor in the Alhambra looking through the highly decorated arches in the Islamic style.

HMS Repulse
View of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse sliding through the waters of the Clyde at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, immediately after launch.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher talking to a woman whilst reporters and a policeman look on during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

Royal Scots soldiers, 1919
Photograph of group of soldiers of the Royal Scots Regiment

Caledonian Railway Conner 2-4-0 Express Goods Locomotive No.43
A group of Caledonian railwaymen in front of Caledonian Railway Conner 2-4-0 Express Goods Locomotive No.43 at Carstairs.

HMS Terrible, view of the keel under construction, 1894
Photograph of the keel of the Royal Navy Powerful-Class armoured cruiser HMS Terrible under construction showing the steel skeleton of the keel at an early stage at John Brown's (J & G Thomson's shipyard), Clydebank.

HMS Barham
15 inch port gun for X barbette being put on board the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham. Starboard gun on board on 9 May 1915. King George V visited the shipyard on this day.

Boat race
View of a boat race on the River Thames, with King George V and Queen Mary in attendance.

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