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HMS Barham
View of the first Babcock and Wilcox 3-drum boiler being lowered into the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

British officer standing beside an old wooden dhow on the Tigris River, Iraq
Photograph of a British officer in tropical uniform standing beside a patched wooden dhow or sailing boat manned by other British troops including an Indian army sepoy on the Tigris River, Mesopotamia.

HMS Repulse
View of the amidships area above the engine space of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing bulkhead walls and framing for the upper deck.

Canongate, Edinburgh, c 1906
Photograph of Canongate, Edinburgh, looking up the street from junction with New Street towards the Netherbow.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck with engine room vents looking forward on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher admiring an Aberdeen Angus bull during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

Vignette of distilling and farming, 1798
Vignette of distilling and farming. Detail from plan of lands of Craigend in Parish of St Ninians, Stirlingshire, by William Drummond, surveyor.

Postcard entitled "The Armistice Meeting" at Scapa Flow 1918 depicting a "Kaiser" Class German Battleship
Postcard "The Armistice Meeting" at Scapa Flow 1918 depicting a "Kaiser" Class German Battleship, possibly the SMS "Kaiser" herself.

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.