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Striking rare photos of the British fleet taken ahead of the infamous Battle of Jutland have been discovered in a barn 105 years on.<br />
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The set of five aerial images show the Royal Navy's Grand Fleet en route to the Danish peninsula in the North Sea in 1916.<br />
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They include a view of the fleet at anchor in the Firth of Forth with the rail bridge behind them taken from the British airship R.9.<br />
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The large framed colour photos were spotted in a barn during an auctioneer's visit to a Suffolk country house whose owners are downsizing.