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HMS Barham
View of the forward barbettes of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of the aft poppet on the starboard side and the starboard propeller of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

Forth Rail Bridge piers during construction, 1885
Photograph of Forth (Rail) Bridge piers during construction looking south towards South Queensferry.

Stern of HMS Tiger under construction on the slip way
Photograph of the stern of HMS Tiger while under construction by John Brown & Co, Clydebank.

Treaty of Union 1707
Section twelve of full transcript of the Act ratifying and approving the Treaty of Union of the two kingdoms of Scotland and England.

Solent at Wharf, Willemstad
Royal Mail steam packet cruise ship Solent in Willemstad Harbour, Curacao.

HMS Repulse
View from above of the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the aft funnel, stowed life boats and mainmast.

Polkemmet Colliery roadway, 1962
Photograph of underground roadway at Polkemmet Colliery, West Lothian, with boulders strewn on floor.

Mulberry harbours in Normandy, 1944-1945
Photograph showing use of prefabricated ports in Normandy during the Second World War. Nicknamed mulberry harbours, the ports were constructed in Britain and shipped across the channel to help with the unloading of men and materials.