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HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the bow of the deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction, while workmen work on the base of one of the forward gun turrets.

Royal visit to Cowdenbeath, 1948
Photograph of Queen Elizabeth talking to Dr William Reid, National Coal Board Scottish Area Chairman, as they progress through the workshops of Cowdenbeath Colliery, with other officials and Princess Margaret following on and machinery and workmen on either side.

G&SWR Manson 4-6-0 381 Class Express Passenger Locomotive No.384
Glasgow & South Western Railway Manson 4-6-0 381 Class Express Passenger Locomotive with driver, Maxwell McIntosh.

'Stop to cool Florrie (and selves) after she had broken down on the way to Dohuk', 1926
Photograph of Robert Stewart Peter, companion and dog, Boggis, in Florrie, their car, on the road to Dohuk from Mosul.

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

Surveying party, [1877]
Photograph of surveying party involved in a military, civil engineering or mining survey.

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.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Snow covered deck of Queen Elizabeth under construction at John Brown and company shipyard, Clydebank.

St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, c 1906
Photograph of St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, from west with Parliament Square and in foreground