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HMS Repulse
View looking towards the bow of A and B barbettes and the forward framing on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

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

HMS Repulse
View of the bow from the port side on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank showing the completed forward shell plating.

Gordon Highlanders in the Far East, 1942-1945
Photograph of soldiers of the Gordon Highlanders moving tree trunks to construct obstacles in the Far East.

RMS Queen Elizabeth 2
View of the Teenagers' Area on the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2 in 1969.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck looking forward and the superstructure developing there on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Fighter bomber taking off from carrier, 1944
Photograph of Corsair fighter bomber of Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm taking off from an aircraft carrier to attack enemy radio stations in Norway.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of the incomplete Forth Railway Bridge from the north west, Fife pier in the foreground, Inchgarvie and Queensferry beyond. Cantilevers almost completed but central girders not commenced.

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of HRH Princess Diana touring the Glasgow Garden Festival site during the official Opening Ceremony on 29 April 1988.