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  • Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    (art) Made by: Uptton, Clive 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2276

    image: An officer of the Royal Engineers kneels over a large unexploded bomb, using stethoscope equipment to detect if the bomb is active.

  • Sketch for 'London Docks' (LD4039)

    Sketch for 'London Docks' (LD4039)

    (art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1944-01-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 3925

    image: a view of a dry dock with a large scaffold erected next to a quay side on the right. On the quay side there are several cranes. To the left there are several more cranes and a parked van surrounded by figures alongside a channel of water.

  • The Shadow of a Balloon

    The Shadow of a Balloon

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3281

    image: two men look out of the skylights in the roof of a shop as the shadow of a kite balloon passes over them.

  • A St John's Ambulance Examination in Progress

    A St John's Ambulance Examination in Progress

    (art) Made by: Medley, Robert 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 83

    image: on the right four men hold a strecher with a patient between them. On the left another patient is being attended to on he floor, watched by the examiners.

  • Camouflaging the Pipeline at the British Aluminium Company's Works at Fort William : October 1941

    Camouflaging the Pipeline at the British Aluminium Company's Works at Fort William : October 1941

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1941-10-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1663

    image: a view looking down a hill, along the pipeline, towards the aluminum works with a river and mountains in the distance. A frame work has been erected above the pipeline and workers can be seen covering the framework with camouflage materials.

  • Drifters at Greenock with Hospital Launches Beyond

    Drifters at Greenock with Hospital Launches Beyond

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 4070

    image: in the foreground two figures stand on the quay side near three moored Drifters. The roofs, chimneys and spires of the town can be seen in the distance.

  • The Model-Maker's Shop : Directorate of Camouflage (Naval Section) Leamington Spa

    The Model-Maker's Shop : Directorate of Camouflage (Naval Section) Leamington Spa

    (art) Made by: Mason, Frank 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 2755

    image: the model maker stands at his desk holding a piece of wood. He is surrounded by tools and wood shavings. On the table in front of him is a red model of a ship. There are other models sitting on the window sill under the partially drawn curtains.

  • War-time traffic on the river Thames: War-supplies at Paul's Wharf

    War-time traffic on the river Thames: War-supplies at Paul's Wharf

    (art) Made by: Platt, John Edgar 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2640

    image: a view across the Thames. Several barges, tugs and gunboats sail up and down the river. The dome of St Paul's is visible between the two warehouses on the far bank.

  • American Soldiers in an Anti-aircraft Plotting-room in Northern Ireland

    American Soldiers in an Anti-aircraft Plotting-room in Northern Ireland

    (art) Made by: Perkins, Christopher 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2465

    image: A view from above of a group of American soldiers all leaning over a large square table, which has a map on the top. Some of the men have papers and the map is plotted with small coloured markers. The large strip lights of the room are visible at...

  • The Camouflage Workshop, Leamington Spa, 1940

    The Camouflage Workshop, Leamington Spa, 1940

    (art) Made by: La Dell, Edwin 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 322

    image: Workers sewing and designing camouflage in a workshop lit by electric lighting. Some samples are suspended from the ceiling; two others are stretched on the back wall and are being worked on from a step ladder.

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