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Mount Pelée erupting, Martinique, 1902
Photograph of second eruption of Mount Pelée, Martinique

Retour with seals appended (1542)
Retour of inquest of Robert Munro as son and heir to Hector Munro of Fowlis.

HMS Repulse
Close view of the launch of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above of the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the turntable for X barbette in place and turret of Y turret under construction.

Pressing and packing cordite, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of four female workers pressing and packing cordite at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser from the bow end at Clydebank 1914
Photograph of HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser taken from the bow end at Clydebank 3 October 1914.

Children, c 1930s
Photograph of three brothers and their sister

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

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.