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HMS Hood
Photograph of the starboard side of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary giving a clear view of the rear main gun turrets.

Martinique, 1905
Photograph of houses and boats along the waterside in Martinique.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher admiring an Aberdeen Angus bull during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

HMS Barham
View of the bow from the starboard side showing the framing and plating of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Loading sulphur, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of four female munitions workers loading wheelbarrow with sulphur at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing the laying of the main decking on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

'Stop to cool Florrie (and selves) after she had broken down on the way to Dohuk', 1926
Photograph of Robert Stewart Peter, companion and dog, Boggis, in Florrie, their car, on the road to Dohuk from Mosul.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1882
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

HMS Barham
View of the stern and rudder from the starboard side at high tide of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.