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HMS Repulse
View of the front half of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, showing work progressing on the conning tower with the foremast now erected.

Alloa Central Workshops, 1950s
Photograph of interior of Alloa Central Workshops. Materials and machines are laid out on floor, with cable drums in foreground.

HMS Barham
Starboard broadside view of the midships area of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the conning tower, funnels and forward mast.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

Submarine in shipyard basin, c 1944
Photograph of submarine entering fitting out basin of British shipyard after launch.

Plan of Edinburgh post-war housing developments
Plan depicting housing developments of the City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh since 1944.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern from the starboard side of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the after superstructure of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the after control platform, main mast, BL 4-inch Mk VII guns and lifeboats.

HMS Barham
View from a high walkway of workmen operating a riveting machine on the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.