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HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse showing the mainmast, with battle honours painted on, and flying the White Ensign flag, having just been commissioned.

Travelling cinema, 1939-1945
Photograph of mobile cinema used in 'Lend to defend' war bonds savings campaign, visiting children at a Scottish school.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank alongside an Acheron-Class destroyer.

HMS Barham
15 inch port gun for X barbette being put on board the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham.

HMS Barham
View of the middle of the starboard side of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the funnels and part of the conning tower on board.

Foundry of Carron Works, c 1900
Photograph of men working with large iron mouldings in foundry at the Carron Works near Falkirk. A ship's propeller hangs from the far wall, while in the foreground are mouldings for other ship parts.

4-4-2T Reid Class C16 (NBR Class L) Atlantic Tank Engine No.7497 of the London and North Eastern Railway
4-4-2 Reid Class C16 (NBR Class L) Atlantic Tank Engine No.7497 of the London and North Eastern Railway.

HMS Repulse
View of the forward half of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing progress on the forward turrets (15 inch guns already shipped in A turret) and conning tower.

Arrival of London train at Inverness Station
Photograph of passengers disembarking from London train at Inverness Station.