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Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher getting in to her car as she leaves the Glasgow Garden Festival after her visit.

Royal Regatta
King George V and Queen Mary cruise down Thames on the royal barge.

HMS Barham
View from above of the forecastle deck looking towards the bow of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. showing the lifeboats, funnels and main mast.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the forward mast being stepped.

Men removing drilled core on boring tower in the Forth, 1955
Photograph of men removing the drilled core from a boring rod on a National Coal Board sea boring tower in Firth of Forth.

Puffin catcher with fowling rod
Photograph of St Kildan man with fowling rod and captured puffin

Indian Army Sepoys constructing fieldworks in Mesopotamia, c 1917
Photograph of Indian Army Sepoys constructing defensive fieldworks in Mesopotamia.

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

Tank landing ships in Anzio harbour, 1944
Photograph of two tanks landing ships (LSTs) unloading at inner corner of Anzio harbour with bomb damaged buildings in background.