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Diary entry describing the abandonment of the Darien Colony
Diary of George Home, recording the condition of the colonists in Darien prior to the abandonment of the colony and the refusal of the English colonists to assist.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction platform for RMS Queen Elizabeth looking towards the river at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of the forward poppet on the starboard side of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank with railway wagons alongside.

HMS Repulse
View from above looking towards the bow of the lower structure of B barbette being erected on the main deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Schoolchildren at Linlithgow War Memorial, c 1920
Photograph of schoolchildren filing past the war memorial in Linlithgow.

Design for seal of Queen Elizabeth II
Seals redesigned for the accession of Queen Elizabeth II.

LMS Royal Scot Class 4-6-0 Locomotive No.6143 "The South Staffordshire Regiment"
London Midland & Scottish Railway Royal Scot Class 4-6-0 Locomotive No. 6143 "The South Staffordshire Regiment" at Polmadie.

Souk of Tangier, c 1890
Photograph of a street in the souk of Tangier with the minaret of the grand mosque in background, taken by Edward Douglas Loch, 2ns Baron Loch, while on a mission to Africa.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial view of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.