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HMS Barham
View of the keel and rib bases at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham at high tide during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1882
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

RMS Queen Elizabeth 2
View of the Teenagers' Area on the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2 in 1969.

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

Diary entry describing the abandonment of the Darien Colony
Diary of George Home, recording the condition of the colonists in Darien prior to the abandonment of the colony and the refusal of the English colonists to assist.

Three G&SWR Stirling 221 Class 0-4-2 Locomotives acting as a snow plough
Three Glasgow & South Western Railway Stirling 221 Class 0-4-2 Locomotives acting as a snow plough at New Galloway.

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

Central laboratory of HM Factory Gretna
Photograph of female scientist standardising chemical solutions in the central laboratory of HM Munitions Factory Gretna.

Victorian carte de visite
Portrait photograph of Marquis of Landsdowne.