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HMS Barham
View of the starboard side 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 conning tower and painters painting the side armour belt.

RMS Windsor Castle
View of one of the geared steam turbine engines destined for the Union Castle Line steam ship RMS Windsor Castle in the machine shop at John Brown & Co. Shipyard, Clydebank

Cordite drying stoves, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of women working at cordite drying stoves at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Promenade Deck looking aft of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary
Photograph of the Promenade Deck looking aft of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary.

HMS Repulse, Royal Navy Reknown-Class Battlecruiser in dock shortly before commissioning, 2nd August 1916
Photograph of HMS Repulse, Royal Navy Reknown-Class Battlecruiser in dock at John Brown & Co's Shipyard at Clydebank shortly before commissioning, 2nd August 1916.

Fighter bomber taking off from carrier, 1944
Photograph of Corsair fighter bomber of Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm taking off from an aircraft carrier to attack enemy radio stations in Norway.

The Bridge front of the Blue Star Line ocean liner Avila Star
Photograph of the Bridge Front of the Blue Star Line ocean liner Avila Star.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with her funnels in place and work on her superstructure progressing.

Massed Scottish drummers, 1939-1945
Photograph of massed drummers of kilted regiments on parade [in North Africa].