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Tour of southern Spain
Patio de los Naranjos and Alminar, of the Cathedral, Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain.

HMS Repulse
View of the midship area of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, showing the conning tower and both funnels.

Market day in Kingston, St Vincent, 1905
Photograph of the market place in Kingston, St Vincent.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the launch of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing her hull supported by the poppets just entering the water.

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.

Royal charter by David I
Charter by David I to the church of St Cuthbert (1127). This is the oldest document held within the NRS collections.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck and funnel uptakes of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, with the forward funnel waiting to be hoisted on board.

Midget submarine, c 1943
Photograph of a British Navy X Class midget submarine used in Operation Source to disable the German Kriegsmarine battleship 'Tirpitz', with an officer on deck looking through a periscope.

HMS Tiger
View of the bow from the port side of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.