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Sea boring tower in the Forth, 1955
Photograph of a National Coal Board sea boring tower in Firth of Forth.

Children, c 1930s
Photograph of three brothers and their sister

HMS Repulse
View of the aft barbette and superstructure on the aft side of the forecastle deck on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

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

HMS Repulse
Starboard view of the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank with propeller shaft brackets screened off for security.

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

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

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

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of Alexander Leaburn, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.