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Gardenstown Harbour, 1913
Photograph of north end of the old west pier at Gardenstown, Banffshire, with the village in background. The rocky foreshore is the site of the new harbour basin.

Coal bing at Buckhaven, 1939
Photograph of bing for coal washery refuse from Wellesley Colliery beside Buckhaven village, Fife.

Tour of southern Spain
Gateway and fountain in the Patio de las Doncellas (Courtyard of the Maidens) in the Alcazar or Moorish fortress and palace, Seville.

HMS Barham
View from above looking forward towards the bow 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.

HMS Barham
View of the keel and rib bases at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham with the tide in during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Carlisle Market Place
View of Carlisle market place and stalls, featuring Carlisle Town Hall and market cross.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the midship superstructure looking aft taken from the deck of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the centre funnel.

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

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of Patrick Carr, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.