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LMS 4P Compound 4-4-0 Class passenger Locomotive No. 41147
LMS 4P Compound 4-4-0 Class passenger Locomotive No. 41147 at Peebles.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank with the titan crane behind.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck and funnel uptakes of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, with the forward funnel waiting to be hoisted on board.

RMS Aquitania
Photograph of a turbine engine waiting to be fitted into the RMS Aquitania.

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 and the foremast.

HMS Terrible, view of the stern and name, 1895
Photograph of the stern of the Royal Navy Powerful-Class armoured cruiser HMS Terrible at John Brown's (J & G Thomson's shipyard), Clydebank while under construction, showing the stern gangway and painters at work, one in his cradle.

Autograph of King James VI, 1570s
Autograph of the young King James VI of Scotland from a letter written to the countess of Mar, 1570s

LMSR Stanier Princess Coronation Class 4-6-2 Locomotive No.6246 (BR No.46246) "City of Manchester"
LMSR Stanier Princess Coronation Class 4-6-2 Locomotive No.6246 (BR No.46246) "City of Manchester" at Symington hauling a passenger express.

Royal reception at Ballater station
George V, in kilt, visits Ballater station