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RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of the aft poppet on the starboard side and the starboard propeller of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above looking forward towards the bow of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing work on the funnel bases and forecastle deck.

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

Treading the grapes
Workers at a Madeiran vineyard treading the grapes.

BR Standard Class 6 "Clan" Pacific 4-6-2 Locomotive No.72007 "Clan Mackintosh"
BR Standard Class 6 "Clan" Pacific 4-6-2 Locomotive No.72007 "Clan Mackintosh" at Carstairs.

Mehalla (Arab river boat) full of stores, Mesopotamia, 1917
Photograph of an Arab river boat full of stores in Mesopotamia.

LMS 4P Compound 4-4-0 Class passenger Locomotive No. 40904
LMS 4P Compound 4-4-0 Class passenger Locomotive No. 40904 at Carstairs.

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

The King visits the war workers, 1939-1945
Photograph of George VI visiting a naval workyard.