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Robert Burns' cottage, Alloway, c 1885
Photograph of the interior of cottage in Alloway where Robert Burns was born

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck beams amidships on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the forward part of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the fully armed "A" and "B" turrets, range finder, conning tower, funnel and bow.

Foundry of Carron Works, c 1900
Photograph of men working with large iron mouldings in foundry at the Carron Works near Falkirk. A ship's propeller hangs from the far wall, while in the foreground are mouldings for other ship parts.

Surface buildings and bings at Ardenrigg Colliery, 1961
Photograph of surface buildings beside coal bings at Ardenrigg Colliery at Shotts, Lanarkshire.

Old Bridge of Stirling, Stirling
Panoramic view of the old bridge at Stirling with the new bridge beyond.

Farmer's Wife, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of Mrs Hall, wife of a farmer in Glen Creran

Vagrancy warrant
Warrant to commit a vagrant to Dornoch gaol from the Justice of the Peace court.

Bridge at Glenure
Photograph of the bridge over the River Ure at Glenure, with Alexander McCallum Webster standing on bank