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HMS Repulse
View of the main deck looking towards the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing the longitudinal bulkheads in course of erection.

The start of the races at Mosul
Photograph of British officers on horseback about to start a race at Mosul with a large group of Iraqis looking on.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the bow from the port side of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the access ramps for the workers.

HMS Barham
Starboard broadside view of the midships area of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the conning tower, funnels and forward mast.

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

Sea boring tower in the Forth, 1955
Photograph of a National Coal Board sea boring tower in Firth of Forth.

E35 (submarine)
View of the bow end of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with the fitting of her armoured belt continuing with her anchors in place.

HMS Repulse
Three-quarter broadside view of the port side of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.