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Brian Price: Parmetrada High Pressure Turbines17 viewsConstruction at John Brown's Engineering, Clydebank2 commentsLynda Bradford11/01/20 at 15:26Lynda Bradford: Brian Price has added more information on the foru...
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Brian Price: Parmetrada High Pressure Turbines17 viewsConstruction at John Brown's Engineering, Clydebank2 commentsLynda Bradford11/01/20 at 14:40bacon: AMazing! Been looking for years and years for a pi...
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QE2 at John Browns, Clydebank, approximately June 1968 - view over bow to yard58 viewsLook at the guy sitting on the railing! 1 commentsRob Lightbody04/09/20 at 21:25Thomas Hypher: This photo also appears to have been taken from th...
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QE2 under construction in Clydebank in summer 196736 views1 commentsRob Lightbody01/12/20 at 00:37Waverley: Just brilliant
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QE2 under construction in Clydebank, September 196732 views1 commentsRob Lightbody01/12/20 at 00:36Waverley: The sheer size compared to the building
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46 viewsThis photo is now on display on the QE2 in Dubai and it doesn't seem so long again that I took it !!1 commentsfrazscot02/06/19 at 13:25frazscot: It doesn't seem all that long ago that I took...
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QE@70 views1 commentsKen Thundow08/19/17 at 19:58Ken Thundow: THE ORIGINAL QE2 !!
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My Dad & The Boat366 viewsMy dad taking time out for a smoke as he looks over the basin towards the ship on the slipway.1 commentsAlan Hughes10/05/13 at 19:57Alan Hughes: My dad was the Insulation Foreman through this con...
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The QE2 at John Browns486 viewsI'm not sure where this picture came from, it was in my grandfather's papers.

On the back it says that it shows Engineer's Mate George Lawler, one of "four burley cranemen" who have taken on overtime at John Browns at night scaring birds away from the QE2 in the fitting out basin below, earning themselves an extra 30 shillings a night!!!
1 comments09/26/11 at 19:06Isabelle Prondzynski: Wonderful picture -- lovely composition, and what ...
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