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Drying nitrocotton, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of two female workers drying nitrated cotton in pan at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Victorian picnic, Argyll, 1866
Photograph of parties from Invercreran House and Barcaldine House picnicking in Argyll countryside

HMS Repulse
View of the aft section of the Royal Navy Renown Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the forecastle deck, white ensign flag, "Y" turret and the stern.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern from the starboard side of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Portrait of Sir Colene Campbell, Eighth Laird of Glenurquhay
Illustration from the Black Book of Taymouth.

Sunday school outing onboard barge at Ratho, Edinburgh, 1920
Photograph of children and teachers onboard a barge at Ratho, Edinburgh, about to return from a Sunday school picnic. The children and teachers are from Lady Glenorchy's United Free Church of Scotland Greenside Mission.

Sailor boys, c 1905
Photograph of Jack Bower and Jim Bower dressed as boy sailors.

Caledonian Railway Drummond 0-6-0ST Saddle Tank Locomotive No.505
Caledonian Railway Drummond 0-6-0ST Saddle Tank Locomotive No.505 at Dalderse Yard, Grahamston.

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