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

HMS Barham
Midships view of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., with sailors and officers standing on the main deck and showing the conning tower, funnels and masts.

HMS Barham
View from above of the nearly complete forecastle deck above the engine space of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with three armour plates for the armour belt.

Soay, St Kilda
Photograph of the island of Soay in the St Kilda group, Outer Hebrides.

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

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

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, alongside MV Suffolk and HMS Fiji.

Street scene, Roseau, Dominica
View of a street in Roseau showing a woman carrying items on her head.

Working sand mould at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of men working on a giant sand mould at the Carron Works near Falkirk. The furrows in the sand are shaped to make iron bars.