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  • A Torpedoed Tramp Steamer off the Longships, Cornwall, 1918

    A Torpedoed Tramp Steamer off the Longships, Cornwall, 1918

    (art) Made by: Allfree, Geoffrey Stephen 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2237

    image: A tramp-steamer in dazzle camouflage keeled over to port and grounded on a cliff-lined Cornish beach. A heavy sea flecked with foam washes over the wreck, while a stormy sky passes overhead. Shafts of sunlight illuminate the sea and cliffs with an...

  • A Drifting Mine

    A Drifting Mine

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1350

    image: A seascape with a mine floating in the surface of the water in the foreground. There is a cloudy blue sky above.

  • A Destroyer Torpedoed. (HMS Ullswater)

    A Destroyer Torpedoed. (HMS Ullswater)

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1351

    image: The Royal Navy destroyer HMS Ullswater in the process of sinking, having been torpedoed amidships. The destroyer is shown port side on and has virtually been cut in half by the torpedo. In the foreground survivors are sitting in a rubber life-ring...

  • North Queensferry Signal Station : the First Battle Cruiser Squadron seen from the Forth Bridge. Winter.

    North Queensferry Signal Station : the First Battle Cruiser Squadron seen from the Forth Bridge. Winter.

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 627

    image: Royal Navy warships of the 1st Battlecruiser Squadron are faintly visible on a bleak winter's night in the Firth of Forth, with the signal station at North Queensferry jutting out into the water in the foreground.

  • An ML Recovering a Torpedo : "HMS Yarmouth" at practice, January 1918

    An ML Recovering a Torpedo : "HMS Yarmouth" at practice, January 1918

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918-01-01

    Art.IWM ART 1366

    image: The Royal Navy Motor Launch, ML 294, recovers a red and white torpedo from the surface of the water in the right foreground, with the Town class light cruiser HMS Yarmouth immediately behind. The British coastline is visible in the background and...

  • The Wake. HMS Courageous at Top Speed

    The Wake. HMS Courageous at Top Speed

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918-01-01

    Art.IWM ART 1370

    image: The Royal Navy light cruiser HMS Courageous at sea in the Firth of Forth. The scene is viewed from the bridge of the ship looking back across the ship's superstructure towards the stern, with a long plume of white showing in the sea water in...

  • A Dazzled Merchantman

    A Dazzled Merchantman

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2878

    image: A Merchant vessel at sea during choppy weather conditions. The ship is painted in a dazzle camouflage scheme, which incoporates shades of blue, pale green, mauve and also black and white.

  • The End of the Cuxhaven Raid, Christmas Day, 1914

    The End of the Cuxhaven Raid, Christmas Day, 1914

    (art) Made by: Pearson, R

    Art.IWM ART 3137

    image: A scene during the raid on Cuxhaven, with the crew of a Royal Navy Air Service seaplane being brought onboard Royal Navy submarine E11. The seaplane is on the surface of the water to the left, having been scuttled so as to prevent it going into...

  • Big and Little : "HMS Glorious" and an ML. The island of Inchkeith under snow.

    Big and Little : "HMS Glorious" and an ML. The island of Inchkeith under snow.

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 626

    image: The Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Glorious at sea near the snow covered island of Inchkeith in the Firth of Forth, with a motor launch in the water to the foreground.

  • Landing Survivors from a Torpedoed Ship

    Landing Survivors from a Torpedoed Ship

    (art) Made by: Bayes, Walter 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1234

    image: The weary survivors from a torpedoed ship arrive underneath a pier. They are helped out of their boat and up onto the top of the pier. There is a figure in the water, possibly a body, in the bottom right of the composition.

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