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Three workers watched by a young boy leaving the Govan shipyard on the banks of the river Clyde in Glasgow at the end of their shift. At the time of this photograph, the shipyard was owned by Norwegian company Kvaerner, which sold it in 1999 to the newly-formed British firm BAE Systems. The yard subsequently depended entirely on orders from the Royal Navy to sustain its business and was periodically under threat of closing.
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