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HMS Berwick
Broadside view of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMS Berwick on the River Clyde having just left Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Company at Clydebank.

Canongate, Edinburgh, c 1906
Photograph of Canongate, Edinburgh, looking up the street from junction with New Street towards the Netherbow.

RMS Queen Mary
View of the Third Class Lounge starboard looking forward on the Cunard White Star Line ocean liner RMS Queen Mary

HMS Barham
View of the work progressing on the superstructure around the forward mast on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank with the Medusa-class destroyer, HMS Medea, behind.

Autograph letter of Sir Walter Scott
Autograph letter of receipt from Sir Walter Scott accompanying payment of £31 for a picture

Seaman Alexander Cameron, 1940
Photograph of Alexander Cameron, seaman on the merchant ship, 'Glen Mary', from a register recording the issue of British Seamen's Identity Cards.

HMS Hood
View of the starboard side of the midships area of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the aft funnel, lifeboats, 5.5 inch Mk 1 guns and main mast.

LNER Thompson Class B1 4-6-0 medium mixed traffic Locomotive No.61242
LNER Thompson Class B1 4-6-0 medium mixed traffic Locomotive No.61242 at Perth.

Tank crews in Libya thank British factory workers, 1942
Photograph of British tank crews in the western desert show their appreciation for tank factory workers.