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

E35 (submarine)
View of the starboard side of the stern of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 on the slipway furring construction at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the propellers, rudder and aft starboard hydroplane.

HMS Barham
View of the forward barbettes and the new fo'castle deck on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the bow of the main deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

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

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the stern and quarter deck of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia taken from above in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing X & Y turrets and the BL 8-inch Mk VIII naval guns.

Edinburgh Whisky Merchants Ledger
A page from an Edinburgh Whisky Merchants ledger book detailing payments for whisky.

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Front cover of the leather bound volume of the articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

HMS Hood
View of the spray and bow wave taken from the deck on the starboard side of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, during her sea trials.