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HMS Barham
View of the after funnel casing on the upper deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Door of Admiral's private cabin on HMS Ramillies, 1892
Photograph of the door of the Admiral's private cabin on board the Royal Sovereign Class Battleship HMS Ramillies.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward and the superstructure developing there on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (402)
Port broadside view of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia on trial on the Clyde Firth just after commissioning

German U-Boat crew surrender 1943
Photograph of the final moments of a German U-boat, forced to surface next to a British warship. The image shows the crew lined up on the deck before jumping overboard. The U-boat sank shortly afterwards.

British tourists in Trinidad, 1905
Photograph of two British tourists with two Trinidadian children visiting the Blue Basin waterfall, NW Trinidad.

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 the stern.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the after superstructure, X turret and main mast of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia from the starboard side at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Merchant ship convoy, 1939-1945
Photograph of the view from a British merchant ship in part of an Atlantic ship convoy.