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  • 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...

  • Shell-Making, Edinburgh

    Shell-Making, Edinburgh

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4235

    image: A view down the length of the interior of a munitions factory. Female workers wearing long overalls and blue hair caps are shown at work manufacturing artillery shells. The machinery is arranged in rows along the length of the room, with the...

  • 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;...

  • For King and Country

    For King and Country

    (art) Made by: Skinner, Edward F 1918

    Art.IWM ART 6513

    image: The interior of a munitions factory with female workers making shells. Each is dressed in beige coloured overalls with a cloth bonnet on her head. On the right of the composition the women work alone at machinery; and on the left they stand at...

  • The Bakeries, Dieppe, 1919

    The Bakeries, Dieppe, 1919

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2889

    image: A view along the length of the interior of a large bakery. Female workers, wearing caps covering their hair, can be seen at work. One woman on the right appears to be working on a large mound of dough on a table.

  • Valve Testing: The Signal School, RN Barracks, Portsmouth

    Valve Testing: The Signal School, RN Barracks, Portsmouth

    (art) Made by: McCormick, Arthur David 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2620

    image: Three Women's Royal Naval Service ratings are at work using communications equipment inside a room of a Royal Navy barracks. A WRNS officer stands talking to a Royal Navy officer behind them.

  • Dame Katherine Furse, CBE, RRC, Director of the Women's Royal Naval Service, 1920

    Dame Katherine Furse, CBE, RRC, Director of the Women's Royal Naval Service, 1920

    (art) Made by: Philpot, Glyn 1920

    Art.IWM ART 3067

    image: A head and shoulder portrait of Furse in uniform against a dark background.

  • Duchess of Kent Reviewing WRNS Training, Summer 1940

    Duchess of Kent Reviewing WRNS Training, Summer 1940

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6063

    image: Women of the WRNS marching on parade in front of the Duchess of Kent and other dignitaries, who sit on a line of chairs on the right. One group of WRNS personnel stands to attention, whilst another larger group marches in formation. This is set...

  • WRNS Ratings Sail-making: On Board 'HMS Essex' at Devonport, 1918

    WRNS Ratings Sail-making: On Board 'HMS Essex' at Devonport, 1918

    (art) Made by: Forbes, Stanhope 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2621

    image: A genre painting of an interior below deck on a warship. Portholes open to the left of the image. In the foreground three women sit binding the edges of a large sail sheet. In the background there is a work table. A girl in full WRNS rating...

  • WRNS Officer and Ratings : Boat-cleaning at the Coastal Motor Boat Base, Haslar Creek, Portsmouth

    WRNS Officer and Ratings : Boat-cleaning at the Coastal Motor Boat Base, Haslar Creek, Portsmouth

    (art) Made by: McCormick, Arthur David 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2619

    image: A harbour scene with ratings of the Women's Royal Naval Service wearing blue uniform at work cleaning a costal motor boat. Ratings and a male sailor sit and stand on the boat, with other ratings and a WRNS officer standing on the neighbouring...

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