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

HMS Hood
Port side view of the midships area of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the funnels, lifeboats and 5.5 inch Mk 1 guns.

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.

Railway machine shop at Carstairs, 1943
Photograph of Mr John Mason and others in the machine shop at Carstairs

0-6-0 Holmes Class J36 (NBR Class C) Goods Locomotive No.9625
0-6-0 Holmes Class J36 (NBR Class C) Goods Locomotive No.9625 at Eastfield with L-R Jack Stirling, John Archibald (on footstep), R. T. Russel, D. Newlands, James Watson, A. M. Reilly, R. C. Menzies, J. D. Pollock, W. Robertson and W. Tennant.

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

HMS Hood
View of the stern and waves in the wake of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, looking over the rear main guns.

Proclamation declaring William and Mary as King and Queen of Scotland
Proclamation by Scottish Convention of Estates declaring William and Mary to be King and Queen of Scotland following ruling the James VII had forfeited the Crown in his absence.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.