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Queen Elizabeth 2 under construction, 1966
Photograph of a welder working on the construction of the liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II at the shipyard of John Brown & Company, Clydebank

HMS Barham
15 inch port gun for X barbette in place on board the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham.

The Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary on trial
Photograph of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary on trial

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the forecastle deck forward looking from the bridge of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing A turret and its BL 12-inch Mk X naval guns and the capstans and anchor chains.

GNSR Pickersgill Steam Rail Car No.29
Great North of Scotland Railway Pickersgill Steam Rail Car No. 29 built by Andrew Barclay & Co.

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

E50 (submarine)
View of the engine compartment of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50 showing the 800hp Vickers diesel engines.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck showing the main decking and the side gun platforms on the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View looking aft on the main deck from the forward funnel hatch of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.