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Workmen outside bank building in East Linton, c 1896
Photograph of group of tradesmen in front of new branch office being built for National Bank of Scotland Ltd in East Linton, East Lothian

HMS Barham
View of the upper deck being installed around the after barbettes on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View port-side, looking at the forward turrets and the bridge superstructure
Photograph of HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View port-side looking at the forward main gun turrets and the bridge superstructure.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank, Image shows sea trials being undertaken on the Clyde, passing the Erskine Ferry.

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of St Kildan residents.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern end of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and with a steam crane alongside at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Miners at Killoch Colliery, 1960s
Photograph of miners at Killoch Colliery

Launching No.6 caisson of Forth Bridge, 1885
Photograph of Earl of Aberdeen launching No.6 caisson of the Forth (Rail) Bridge

Engine driver, Esk Valley, 1900
Photograph of an engine driver of the North British Railway standing in front of the Esk Valley signal box, Midlothian.