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HMS Repulse
View of the main deck amidships above the engine space on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Miners' houses New Cumnock, c 1950
Photograph of rear of terrace of miners' housing built by New Cumnock Collieries Ltd in Stepends Row, New Cumnock, Ayrshire

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Damaged photograph of the main support pier of the Queensferry cantilever showing the bridge building materials stockpiled including the curved plates used on the 12ft tubes.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of two men and a boy on temporary wooden staging suspended 360 feet above the sea, riveting the thickest pieces of metal on the bridge together at the top of a cantilever.

Tour of southern Spain
Looking into the Court of the Lions in the Alhambra fortress complex, Granada, Andalusia, Spain.

HMS Repulse
View of the main deck forward showing the base of the conning tower and A and B barbettes on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, under steam and with men on deck near her bow taken from the port side during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

HMAS Australia (512)
Angled view of the starboard side of the aft area of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the aft turrets, BL 8-inch Mk VIII guns and lifeboats.

HMS Repulse
View of the upper deck forward showing the base of the conning tower and A and B barbettes on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.