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  • Lime Quarry Trucks

    Lime Quarry Trucks

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6162

    image: three quarry trucks, the foremost two filled with limestone, on tracks in front of a quarry face to the left.

  • Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    (art) Made by: Piper, John

    Art.IWM ART LD 3860

    image: a view across a depopulated rural landscape where bomb shelter experiments have been conducted. Two domed igloo- like concrete structures stand in the foreground, one largely intact, the other largely destroyed. Further back is a shattered brick...

  • Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    (art) Made by: Piper, John 1943-04-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 3859

    image: a number of small experimental concrete air raid shelters arranged in a circle in flat countryside. A large shell hole filled with water is visible in the foreground, while a low sun hovers above in a heavy, grey sky, characteristic of Piper. A...

  • An AA Battery

    An AA Battery

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3411

    image: Two figures stand in the centre of a road in the foreground. Behind them, just off the roadside, is a gun battery. An anti-aircraft gun points up to the sky, surrounded by a circular stone wall and sandbags. The rooftops of a large town lie...

  • A Road Barricade in Northamptonshire

    A Road Barricade in Northamptonshire

    (art) Made by: Rothenstein, Michael 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1127

    image: a country road stretches off into the distance. In the ditch at the side of the road is a wrecked car entangled with some agricultural machinery and scrap metal.

  • Quarry

    Quarry

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6166

    image: a view of four terraces of a quarry. A network of railway tracks lead to the quarry faces, with wheeled trucks assembled to gather the rubble. Smoke rises from explosions used to dislodge the rock.

  • Quarry

    Quarry

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6161

    image: a dark quarry scene with a few workers at work at a quarry face to the right and further workers visible further back in the centre. There are several quarry carts on tracks which run to the quarry faces, to left and right.

  • Exercise Kruschen (Dunwich Common): Tank Fascines; the 'Snake' Ronson flame-throwers

    Exercise Kruschen (Dunwich Common): Tank Fascines; the 'Snake' Ronson flame-throwers

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward

    Art.IWM ART LD 2899

    image: a large landscape scene of military exercises on Dunwich Common. On the far left soldiers are seen constructing tank fascines and defences. Churchill tanks are in the centre of the composition with four tanks in the middle distance, one of which...

  • Jumping Tower for the Training of Polish Parachute Troops at Largo, Fife

    Jumping Tower for the Training of Polish Parachute Troops at Largo, Fife

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3147

    image: A training tower for parachutists with a figure hanging from a parachute attached to the upper crane

  • Camouflaging the Pipeline at the British Aluminium Company's Works at Fort William : October 1941

    Camouflaging the Pipeline at the British Aluminium Company's Works at Fort William : October 1941

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1941-10-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1663

    image: a view looking down a hill, along the pipeline, towards the aluminum works with a river and mountains in the distance. A frame work has been erected above the pipeline and workers can be seen covering the framework with camouflage materials.

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