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HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck with engine room vents looking forward on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Forth Bridge during construction, 1884
Photograph taken from South Queensferry showing the progress of the construction of the Forth (Rail) Bridge, with the village in foreground.

HMS Barham
View of the bow from the starboard side showing plating and framing progress and a bulkhead plate being lowered into position on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Caledonian Railway locomotive, 1906
Photograph of Caledonian Railway 4-4-0 locomotive No. 902 after an accident at Kirtlebridge

Women skipping
Photograph of young female passengers skipping on deck of a cruise ship.

Forth Railway Bridge Construction
Photograph of Inchgarvie main pier, building of central tower and bottom members of cantilevers. Workers' buildings in foreground.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft section of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank with the R-Class destroyers HMS Rowena & HMS Romola alongside.

Domestic appliance catalogue
Front page of combination grates catalogue, from Carron Iron Company.

Grill room, QE2, 1969
Photograph of grill room the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II.