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  • Shipbuilding, Glasgow

    Shipbuilding, Glasgow

    (art) Made by: Rushbury, Henry 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3917

    image: a view looking up at an aircraft carrier under construction from the quay side. A crane transporting a component onto the deck of the ship looms above while cables and wires cross from the ship to the quay.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 13284

    Shipbuilding: Sorting over a heap of "bends"(the pieces of oak with a natural curve) to use in the construction of minesweepers at a shipyard on the east coast of England. These are used for the frames, knees etc, so that the maximum strength...

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 26291

    Shipbuilding: A welder working on the deck housing of a ship at Brocklebank Dock, Liverpool.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    D 18163

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A number of Wrens were trained to repair and maintain Assault Landing Craft. Photograph shows a WRNS ship mechanic welding on the deck of a Landing Craft. She uses an eyeshield as protection from the vivid...

  • WOMEN AT WAR 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN AT WAR 1939 - 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    TR 1274

    Women's Royal Naval Service: Armourers of the WomenÂ’s Royal Naval Service re-arm a Hawker Hurricane aircraft at the Fleet Air Arm airfield at Yeovilton, Somerset.

  • The Navy Thanks You

    The Navy Thanks You

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor) 1943

    Art.IWM PST 13993

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned along the bottom edge, in red. image: a depiction of a ship launching down a slipway, incorporating a Union Flag in the foreground, surrounded by tall cranes. text: THE NAVY...

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 15575

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A member of the WRNS working at a milling machine at the Royal Navy Depot at Greenock.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 13276

    Shipbuilding: Felling a 150 year old oak tree to use in the construction of minesweepers at a shipyard on the east coast of England.

  • War-time traffic on the river Thames: War-supplies at Paul's Wharf

    War-time traffic on the river Thames: War-supplies at Paul's Wharf

    (art) Made by: Platt, John Edgar 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2640

    image: a view across the Thames. Several barges, tugs and gunboats sail up and down the river. The dome of St Paul's is visible between the two warehouses on the far bank.

  • Sheerness, 1940

    Sheerness, 1940

    (art) Made by: Cundall, Charles Ernest 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 745

    image: View over the Thames estuary at Sheerness showing shipping and a balloon curtain with factories in the foreground

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