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Painting pillar boxes, 1950s
Photograph of female worker painting pillar boxes bearing the royal cipher of Queen Elizabeth II at Carron Works near Falkirk

Dummy gun near trench 75, Billon Wood, Somme battlefield
Photograph of a dummy gun near trench 75 in Billon wood, near Carnoy on the Somme battlefield

Sudan Expedition 1898
British soldiers marching though the Nubian Desert beside the River Nile. A steep hill is in the background. A camel kneels in the left foreground.

HMS Barham
View looking towards the bow of workmen riveting a deckplate with an overseer in the foreground on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Robert Stewart-Peter in his motor car 'Florrie' with 'Fanny Adams' near Mosul, Northern Iraq, 1926
Photograph of Robert Stewart-Peter and 'Fanny Adams' in their car near Mosul.

HMS Barham
View from the scaffolding looking towards the bow of the framing and bulkheads of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

LNER Gresley D49 4-4-0 Hunt/Shire Class Locomotive No. 62714 "Perthshire"
LNER Gresley D49 4-4-0 Hunt/Shire Class Locomotive No. 62714 "Perthshire" at Stirling.

HMS Repulse
View of the port side of the bow showing the hawse holes and one of the anchors on the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

Alloa Central Workshops, 1950s
Photograph of workman operating machine with compressing action in Alloa Central Workshops