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HMAS Australia (512)
View of a gun platform on the starboard midships area of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing two of the 3pdr guns, life raft and superstructure.

Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of a distant view of the Forth Railway Bridge under construction taken from the South Shore showing the central columns slowly rising up and the south approach viaduct.

The Gymnasium on the Boat Deck of Canadian Pacific Line liner Duchess of Bedford, 1928
Photograph of the Gymnasium on the Boat Deck of Canadian Pacific Line liner Duchess of Bedford, 1928.

HMS Repulse
View of the fitting out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard showing HMS Repulse with HMS Narborough, HMS Penn (M Class Destroyers) and HMS Canterbury (Cambrian Class Cruiser) alongside.

Aerial view of Queen Elizabeth 2 under construction on Clydebank, 1967
Photograph of aerial view of the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 under construction at the shipyard of John Brown and Company, Clydebank.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the port side of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
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.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1882
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.