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

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the County Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia departing down the River Clyde from John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

Kilchurn Castle, Loch Awe, c 1906
Photograph of Loch Awe and Kilchurn Castle with Ben Cruachan in background

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.

Gentleman in Victorian wheelchair, late 19th century
Photograph of invalid in wheelchair and companion. The invalid may be Herwald Wake, the magistrate who held the fort at Arrah during the Indian Mutiny, and his son and companion, Herwald Wake.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher and her husband Denis Thatcher looking at a Clydesdale horse during their visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships section from the range finder and conning tower to the mainmast on the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

HMS Repulse
View of the upper deck forward showing the base of the conning tower and A and B barbettes on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

E35 (submarine)
View of the controls and equipment in the forward starboard area of the Royal Navy E-class submarine E35 with a reference guide to the various controls and parts