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Forth Rail Bridge piers during construction, 1885
Photograph of Forth (Rail) Bridge piers during construction looking south towards South Queensferry.

E50 (submarine)
View of the beam torpedo tubes and torpedo storage rings on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50

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

HMS Barham
View of the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham looking towards the bow during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from the scaffolding looking towards the bow of the framing and bulkheads of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the aft part of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank showing the main mast, forecastle deck, aft barbette and stern.

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

HMS Barham
View from above of the forward part of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with work progressing on the roller beds of the forward barbettes and superstructure.

HMS Tiger
View of the stern from the starboard side of the hull of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding showing the rudders in place and the propeller mountings at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.