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Cunard Line ocean liner RMS Saxonia (1), 1899 looking down the promenade deck
Photograph of the promenade deck of the Cunard Line ocean liner RMS Saxonia taken from the foredeck.

HMS Repulse
View of the plating of A barbette erected on the night of 6th-7th October 1915 between B barbette and the forward framing on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Act banning football and golf
James II's Act of Parliament of Scotland banning both football and golf. This is the first known written reference to the game of golf in Scotland.

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

HMS Repulse
View of the forward section of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the turrets, rangefinder, conning tower and funnel.

Railway departure board
Platform departure board, Montrose

HMS Repulse
View of the aft section of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the mainmast, forecastle deck, "Y" turret and stern with the R-Class destroyer HMS Stork alongside.

HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View amidships looking at the three funnels towards the stern
Photograph of HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View amidships looking at the three funnels towards the stern.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher about to receive official gifts during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.