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Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, at the podium flanked by HRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana next to the Pyramid. Behind them is a choir.

HMS Barham
View from above of the after part of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the after barbettes and a fitting-out barge alongside.

HMS Barham
View of the stern, twin rudders and screws of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham on the day of the launch at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Royal Field Artillery battery in action in Mesopotamia, c 1917
Photograph of a Royal Field Artillery Battery in action with an Indian sepoy in the left foreground in Mesopotamia

HMS Barham
View looking down on to the bulkheads inserted into the stern end of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham surrounded by scaffolding during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

E50 (submarine)
View of the controls and equipment on the aft port side of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50 showing electrical wiring, motor and resistors

HMS Barham
View looking towards the stern of workmen platelaying on the deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Hood
Distant broadside view of the starboard side of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

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