Collection of photographs of ships on the River Clyde, Scotland

Scope and Content

Photographs of ships on the river Clyde, Scotland 1962-1986

These photographs include ships of the  Elder Dempster Line ,  Cunard Line ,  Clyde Passenger Ferries . There are also views of the following Clyde shipyards:  Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd , Burns & Laird,  John Brown & Co (Clydebank) Ltd ,  Charles Connell & Co Ltd ,  Barclay Curle & Co Ltd and  Govan Shipbuilders Ltd .

Administrative / Biographical History

The collection was brought together by the archivist of Glasgow University and represents several small deposits of photographs depicting ships on the river Clyde.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Permanent loan : September 1988 : ACCN 100

Permanent loan : Additional deposit (UGD 253/1/12 only)

Permanent loan : Additional deposit (UGD 253/1/13 only)

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Conditions Governing Use

Reproductions subject to the usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

In addition the main depositor must be consulted over any reproduction for a large commercial publication

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History



None expected

Related Material

No related material


No known publications using this material

Additional Information

This material is original

Revised by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 22 October 2002

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