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RMS Queen Elizabeth
Aerial portside view of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Snow covered deck of Queen Elizabeth under construction at John Brown and company shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the bow, forward barbettes, mast and funnel hatches.

HMS Barham
View from a high walkway of the framing and interior bulkheads of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Puffin catcher with fowling rod
Photograph of St Kildan man with fowling rod and captured puffin

'Plum': Robert Stewart-Peter in RAF uniform, 1926
Photograph of Robert Stewart-Peter in RAF uniform as a Flying Officer.

HMS Hood
View of the Admiral Class battlecruiser, HMS Hood, ploughing through the sea during her sea trials on the Clyde estuary.

Wartime savings bank opens in the nursery 1939-1945
Photograph of children taking part in wartime savings campaign in an Aberdeen nursery, with matron playing banker. Part of the 'Salute the Soldier' savings bond campaign.

HMS Repulse
View looking down on to Y barbette on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.