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HMS Barham
View from above of the forward part of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with work progressing on the forward superstructure and conning tower.

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.

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

Schoolchildren at Linlithgow War Memorial, c 1920
Photograph of schoolchildren filing past the war memorial in Linlithgow.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing guide rails for the turrets being fitted on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Tour of southern Spain
Interior of a covered passageway, possibly the cloister of the Cathedral of St Mary, Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain.

HMS Barham
View of plating of the stern on the starboard side of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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

Checking pressures, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of female worker checking pressures at the Gailland towers at HM Munitions Factory Gretna