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  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Riveters

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Riveters

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1375

    image: From left to right; two men apply anti-corrosion paint to two completed crow's nests and a gang of six men fit temporary bolts to the steel masts and line up the rivet holes while the 'heater boy' above them prepares a brazier and...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Riggers

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Riggers

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 4284

    image: A representation of a rigging loft, which was where all the ropes and canvases used in shipbuilding were prepared. From left to right; men and women working on (rolling, hand stitching and machine stitching) large tarpaulins; a group of men...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Plumbers

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Plumbers

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 5000

    image: Representation of plumbers at work providing the pipe work for all the drainage, water supply and sanitation on board ship. From left to right; man painting pipes with anti-corrosion paint; man measuring ready made pipes; three men carrying pipes...

  • Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    (art) Made by: Uptton, Clive 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2276

    image: An officer of the Royal Engineers kneels over a large unexploded bomb, using stethoscope equipment to detect if the bomb is active.

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Template

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Template

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2000

    image: From left to right; side view of the bottom of an unfinished ship shored up with wooden shoring and showing the overlapping curved steel plates and the ribs of a double bottom; three men carrying a wooden template; a mother and child and a man;...

  • Miss Barbara Ward, Assistant Editor of 'The Economist'

    Miss Barbara Ward, Assistant Editor of 'The Economist'

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine

    Art.IWM ART LD 5777

    image: A half-length portrait of Barbara Ward sitting with her fingers intertwined and looking to the right.

  • Demolition : Sorting and chipping bricks

    Demolition : Sorting and chipping bricks

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1530

    image: A group of women wearing overalls and head scarves clear and clean bricks from a bomb damaged building.

  • Tapping

    Tapping

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine (Undefined)

    Art.IWM ART LD 5569

    image: A side-on view of a female munitions worker sitting at a machine making 2-pounder pom-pom gun shell cases. In the bottom right is a depiction of a pom-pom gun mounted onboard a ship manned by three sailors, who are looking skywards.

  • Ferry Pilots

    Ferry Pilots

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1533

    image: Two women seated in a biplane, both wearing leather flying caps and goggles. The underside of the wing fills the upper half of the composition.

  • Hyde Park Defence 1942

    Hyde Park Defence 1942

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15875

    image: a view overlooking a section of Hyde Park. There are pathways lined with trees and a circle of barrage balloons floating in the sky.

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