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HMS Tiger
View of the stern from the starboard side of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Mercat Cross and City Chambers, Edinburgh, Early 20th century
Mercat Cross and City Chambers, Edinburgh

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above looking forward towards the bow of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank showing work on the first of the funnels.

Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
Panoramic view of the old bridge at Stirling with the new bridge beyond.

A flight of fancy, 1944
Photograph of a young boy with airman in the cockpit of a Beaufighter aeroplane taken during Dundee's 'Salute the Soldier' week.

HMS Repulse
View looking towards the stern, of Y barbette on the main deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

RMS Windsor Castle
View of the stern of the Union Castle Line steam ship RMS Windsor Castle on the slipway shortly before launch at John Brown & Co. Shipyard, Clydebank showing the rudder and screws

Bottle labelled 'Arsenic Poison'
Bottle labelled 'Arsenic Poison', no. 212 of inventory of productions in the trial of Madeleine Smith.