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Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Page ten of the Articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

The bow of the SS Friesland ocean liner, 1889
Photograph showing the bow of the Red Star Line ocean liner SS Friesland at the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Co.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1883
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

Tank in Scunthorpe, 1918
Photograph of tank, training number 141, tackling an obstacle built of sandbags and barbed wire in Scunthorpe.

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of riveters posed with a riveting machine on the drill roads.

Tour of southern Spain
The Patio de los Arrayanes of the Alhambra fortress complex, Granada, Andalusia, Spain.

HMS Barham
Midships view of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., with sailors and officers standing on the main deck and showing the conning tower, funnels and masts.

Unloading cordite, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of two female workers unloading cordite or nitrated cotton from vats at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

HMS Repulse
Port side view of "A" and "B" turrets with their 15-inch guns on the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.