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  • CIVIL DEFENCE - BRITAIN'S WARTIME DEFENCES, 1940

    CIVIL DEFENCE - BRITAIN'S WARTIME DEFENCES, 1940

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs)

    HU 49250

    A signpost in Surrey being dismantled as part of a campaign to remove everything which may prove of value to the enemy, should invasion occur.

  • L.D.V. Look-out Post, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, 1940

    L.D.V. Look-out Post, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, 1940

    (art) Made by: Trivick, Henry Houghton 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6747

    image: a small wooden shed dug into an earthen bank surrounded by sandbags, which serves as a Land Defence Volunteers post. In the foreground is what appears to be a dummy machine gun mounted on a wooden post. There is a wood in the background.

  • Coastal Defences

    Coastal Defences

    (art) Made by: Ravilious, Eric 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 644

    image: a view along the length of a moat out to sea. The moat has been blocked up by two lines of fencing and has steep faces, the left face being made up of a very high brick wall. A flag mast, a sandbagged post and several military personnel are...

  • Private Papers of Mrs J Crossley

    Private Papers of Mrs J Crossley

    (private papers)

    Documents.13076

    Catalogue date 2004-04-07

  • Private Papers of Mrs W C Bowman

    Private Papers of Mrs W C Bowman

    (private papers) Made by: Bowman, Winifred C

    Documents.3769

    Catalogue date 1983-12