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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;...

  • Women's Canteen at Phoenix Works, Bradford

    Women's Canteen at Phoenix Works, Bradford

    (art) Made by: Lion, Flora 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4434

    image: The interior of a canteen filled with female workers. There is a counter to the right of the composition, and tables occupied with women in overalls and cloth caps to the left. There is a queue at the counter, with several women holding large...

  • HM The Queen Reviewing at County Hall, May 1940

    HM The Queen Reviewing at County Hall, May 1940

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6092

    image: Queen Elizabeth, wife of King George VI, reviews two lines of predominantly female auxiliary ambulance drivers. In the foreground is a line of motor ambulances, with personnel standing in front of them. The Queen and several other dignitaries talk...

  • Hospital Train

    Hospital Train

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2477

    image: View of the interior of a hospital train with bunks on either side of a central passageway. An orderly and two nurses are in attendance

  • An Army Tailor and an ATS Tailoress

    An Army Tailor and an ATS Tailoress

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3349

    image: a view looking down onto a work table covered in fabric and thread, dimly lit from above. The ATS tailoress sits cross-legged at work on the table, while the tailor sits further away on the right. Two other ATS workers sit in the foreground and a...

  • An ATS Camp at Tuxford, Notts

    An ATS Camp at Tuxford, Notts

    (art) Made by: Lithiby, Beatrice 1958

    Art.IWM ART LD 5994

    image: an ATS camp consisting of two small Nissen huts in front of two larger wooden buildings in the snow, surrounded by countryside. A lone figure is walking towards the huts on the left and a second figure is walking in between the buildings in the...

  • In Billets, Winter: Rations Up

    In Billets, Winter: Rations Up

    (art) Made by: Budd, Herbert A 1921

    Art.IWM ART 4664

    image: A scene showing distribution of rations among British soldiers billeted in a ruined farmhouse. A horse-drawn cart is delivering the rations in the left foreground. Some women are mingling with the soldiers, one holding a large basket. A woman is...

  • After a Bomb Went Off, Belfast 1979

    After a Bomb Went Off, Belfast 1979

    (art) Made by: Maccabe, Gladys 1979

    Art.IWM ART 16152

    image: A group of civilians, mainly women and children, stand in the foreground looking at the scene of a bomb explosion. Directly in front of them is a badly damaged building and rubble from a previous bomb, with fire and smoke in the distance showing...

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