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  • Coventry Cathedral: November 1940

    Coventry Cathedral: November 1940

    (art) Made by: Schwabe, Randolph 1940-11-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 709

    Image: a view of the heavily bomb damaged Coventry cathedral. The foreground is littered with bricks, metal girders and rubble, the walls and spires largely intact in the background.

  • Handling a Balloon by Searchlight

    Handling a Balloon by Searchlight

    (art) Made by: Noke, L

    Art.IWM ART LD 3007

    image: a few RAF personnel busy with the ropes attached to a large balloon, working under the light of a searchlight on the back of a truck on the right. A few trees, roofs and chimneys are visible in the background against the night sky.

  • The Old Vic Theatre, September 1941

    The Old Vic Theatre, September 1941

    (art) Made by: May, Gwendoline Marie

    Art.IWM ART 16438

    image: a view of the bomb damaged side of the Old Vic Theatre in Waterloo, London. The scene is viewed from the site of the Duke of Sussex pub on Baylis Road, with Waterloo Road running across the composition, adjacent to the theatre. Part of the upper...

  • NFS Relief Crews Arriving at Millbank, London, May 1941

    NFS Relief Crews Arriving at Millbank, London, May 1941

    (art) Made by: Uden, Ernest Boye 1941-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1359

    image: a view along Millbank in Westminster looking north, with firemen at work. Three men in the left foreground work at the rear of a fire truck preparing hose equipment. Another four men in the centre right are moving wheeled equipment. Victoria Tower...

  • Forces Canteen

    Forces Canteen

    (art) Made by: Hudson, Eleanor Erlund 1942

    Art.IWM ART 17438

    image: two men in greatcoats, possibly airmen, relax in a canteen at a table, sideways on to the artist. One man is reading a book, while a black cat sits on the other's lap. In the background there are two other men, similarly dressed, deep in...

  • Designers' Room, The Old Vic Theatre, September 1941

    Designers' Room, The Old Vic Theatre, September 1941

    (art) Made by: May, Gwendoline Marie 1941-09-01

    Art.IWM ART 16439

    image: the interior of the designers' room in the Old Vic Theatre, Waterloo, London, after suffering the effects of an air raid. The windows have been blown out and internal walls damaged, with the room littered with disturbed papers, designs and a...

  • St Paul's from Cannon Street, 14th May 1941

    St Paul's from Cannon Street, 14th May 1941

    (art) Made by: Uden, Ernest Boye 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 6716

    image: a view along the bomb damaged Cannon Street in the City of London, with two pairs of firemen directing hoses at a burning building after an air raid. The street is littered with smouldering rubble and the dome of St Paul's Cathedral is...

  • 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.

  • Fitting Tracks at the Pit Station

    Fitting Tracks at the Pit Station

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison

    Art.IWM ART LD 3096

    image: a view of the interior of a factory where workers are fitting tracks to the main body of Churchill tanks. The tanks are arranged in a long line, surrounded by numerous busy workers, including a woman to the right.

  • Southampton Row, London, April 1941

    Southampton Row, London, April 1941

    (art) Made by: Uden, Ernest Boye 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1847

    image: an aerial view of the bomb-damaged Southampton Row in Bloomsbury, central London. Fire trucks and firemen are visible on the streets in the right foreground and there is a smoky hue over the buildings in the background.

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