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HMAS Australia (512)
Port side view of the aft barbettes and their BL 8-inch Mk VIII naval guns on the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

First recorded reference to whisky
An excerpt from the Exchequer Roll which notes that John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was allowed eight bolls of grain to make aqua vitae for the King.

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 main mast, forecastle deck and the aft barbette.

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.

HMS Repulse
View of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank with three destroyers alongside.

HMS Barham
View from above of the progress on the superstructure on the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, lighting the first boiler.

RMS Queen Mary
View of the fore end of the Third Class Dining Saloon looking starboard on the Cunard White Star Line ocean liner RMS Queen Mary

Photograph of unknown lady
Lady, c 1928
Photograph of unknown lady