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  • HMS Sea Lion

    HMS Sea Lion

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4153

    image: a view along the deck, looking up towards the manned conning tower of HMS Sealion.

  • Mine-laying : last of the lay

    Mine-laying : last of the lay

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead

    Art.IWM ART LD 755

    image: sailors guide large spherical mines along a metal runway towards an open hatch that looks out to sea. A Royal Navy officer stands on the right, supervising.

  • Stornoway : Armed trawlers and a coasting vessel loading kippers

    Stornoway : Armed trawlers and a coasting vessel loading kippers

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1943-07-02

    Art.IWM ART LD 3269

    image: in the foreground there are three armed trawlers moored at the quay side. In the background there is a fishing boat moored next to a line of waiting lorries with a village in the distance.

  • Look-out

    Look-out

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 5859

    image: on deck on a destroyer. A view of a bare-chested sailor in an anti-aircraft gun emplacement, looking out to sea with binoculars. An officer stands to his left looking over the side of the boat. There is a convoy of similar ships sailing up ahead.

  • Motor Gun-boats in a Night Action

    Motor Gun-boats in a Night Action

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 3831

    image: a night scene at sea: two motor gun boats fire towards a third boat in the distance. The swell from the MGBs fills the foreground while the shots create an arch of light in the darkness.

  • Sunbathing on the 4-inch Gun

    Sunbathing on the 4-inch Gun

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3270

    image: two men, one wearing swimming trunks, the other wearing trousers, lie sunbathing on a gun in a gun emplacement, surrounded by a turquoise sea.

  • Oerlikon Anti-aircraft Gun-nests

    Oerlikon Anti-aircraft Gun-nests

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3038

    image: view a ship overlooking two Oerlikon anti-aircraft gun nests. Two sailors are stationed at each emplacement and appear to be inspecting and cleaning the guns. The deck of the ship is visible below, with a lifeboat to the right.

  • Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3276

    image: five sailors, including an officer face away from the viewer, holding rifles, leaning over the side of the ship. Two aim their guns at an orange mine floating in the sea.

  • Ships at Anchorage

    Ships at Anchorage

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART LD 7255

    image: a view of the bow of a ship anchored next to a quayside covered in wire and large buoys. There are four sailors at work on the ship, one is adjusting the tarpaulin which is covering the gun on the deck of the ship.

  • Lowering a Mine into the Mining Deck: December 1940

    Lowering a Mine into the Mining Deck: December 1940

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead 1940-12-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1372

    view: a group of sailors lower a large mine down through a hole in the surface of the ship's deck.

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