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  • An Underground Bomb Store

    An Underground Bomb Store

    (art) Made by: Bomberg, David 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2119

    image: View across an underground bomb-store showing the bomb-racks and the cave-like interior.

  • Woolwich Arsenal in 1943

    Woolwich Arsenal in 1943

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3463

    image: a view of production workers inside the munitions shed at the Woolwich Arsenal in London. They are working on a large metal component of an artillery gun.

  • Manufacture of Small Arms : Barrel testing (inside)

    Manufacture of Small Arms : Barrel testing (inside)

    (art) Made by: Dodd, Francis 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 108

    image: In the foreground there is a man in a white coat sitting at a workbench working with a lathe. Behind him are five men working in a row. Two are looking downwards and working with hammers. The other three are examining gun barrels by holding them...

  • Accidental Fire at a Bomber Factory (poster design)

    Accidental Fire at a Bomber Factory (poster design)

    (art) Made by: Knight, Laura

    Art.IWM ART 15952

    image: a scene showing a fire in a partially-built bomber aircraft sited on a factory floor. Workers are jumping to safety through the flames that engulf the aircraft, one man about to jump from the tail end with the leg of his overalls on fire. Two...

  • In the Quarry

    In the Quarry

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6175

    image: a view into the dark interior of a hole in a quarry. Various displaced rocks surround the hole.

  • The Water Test : a hull-immersion test for tanks

    The Water Test : a hull-immersion test for tanks

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison

    Art.IWM ART LD 3095

    image: outside a factory a Churchill tank is put through a hull immersion test, with it being driven down into a purpose- built water filled gully, a man standing alongside supervising. Another Churchill tank is driven towards the gully in the background.

  • The Preparation of Flax : the Rugging Machine

    The Preparation of Flax : the Rugging Machine

    (art) Made by: Lavrin, Nora

    Art.IWM ART LD 3585

    image: A view inside a factory with women wearing headscarves working at various machines. In the foreground a woman is carrying a large bundle. Behind her two similarly dressed women are feeding flax through the rugging machine.

  • Giant Presses Stamping Out Small Parts of Churchill Tanks

    Giant Presses Stamping Out Small Parts of Churchill Tanks

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3065

    image: the interior of a munitions factory with male workers tending giant industrial presses making components for Churchill tanks. The presses are arranged in two parallel lines within the factory, with a walkway in between

  • WVS Bandage-making

    WVS Bandage-making

    (art) Made by: Hudson, Eleanor Erlund 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2995

    image: WVS women at work around a table. Two are standing while cutting and folding a long piece of cloth, while the other women are making rolls of bandages using a tabletop rolling machine. The table is covered in rolls of bandages.

  • St Paul's Cathedral seen from the ruins of St Mary-le-Bow, Cheapside, London, EC2

    St Paul's Cathedral seen from the ruins of St Mary-le-Bow, Cheapside, London, EC2

    (art) Made by: Uden, Ernest Boye 1941-05-04

    Art.IWM ART LD 1357

    image: a view of the interior of St Mary-le-Bow church, which is badly damaged and roofless as a result of bombing with debris on the floor. St Paul's Cathedral is visible in the background through the main window.

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