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Cannon armed spitfires in flight 1939-1945
Photograph of cannon armed spitfires of East India Squadrons in flight.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck with the engine room vents looking aft 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.

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of Peter (alias John) Porter, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow

HMS Barham
View looking forward from the funnel casing portside of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank with armoured superstructure being erected.

Death of King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden
Alexander Leslie to the Marquis of Hamilton, announcing the death at the battle of Lutzen of Gustavus Adolphus, King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, under steam and with men on deck near her bow taken from the port side during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

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

Door of Admiral's private cabin on HMS Ramillies, 1892
Photograph of the door of the Admiral's private cabin on board the Royal Sovereign Class Battleship HMS Ramillies.