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  • Shipbuilding, Glasgow

    Shipbuilding, Glasgow

    (art) Made by: Rushbury, Henry 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3917

    image: a view looking up at an aircraft carrier under construction from the quay side. A crane transporting a component onto the deck of the ship looms above while cables and wires cross from the ship to the quay.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 22763

    A woman welding the two parts of a prefabricated ship at the shipyard of Henry Scarr Ltd, Hessle near Hull.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 19470

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A torpedo being moved by a group of four Wrens so that it could be loaded into a submarine, Portsmouth.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    D 18163

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A number of Wrens were trained to repair and maintain Assault Landing Craft. Photograph shows a WRNS ship mechanic welding on the deck of a Landing Craft. She uses an eyeshield as protection from the vivid...

  • The Navy Thanks You

    The Navy Thanks You

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor) 1943

    Art.IWM PST 13993

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned along the bottom edge, in red. image: a depiction of a ship launching down a slipway, incorporating a Union Flag in the foreground, surrounded by tall cranes. text: THE NAVY...

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 15575

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A member of the WRNS working at a milling machine at the Royal Navy Depot at Greenock.

  • HM AUXILIARY HOSPITAL - CHOLMONDELEY CASTLE, JULY 1942

    HM AUXILIARY HOSPITAL - CHOLMONDELEY CASTLE, JULY 1942

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 11524

    A VAD nurse joins in a game of cricket with convalescent patients being played at the Royal Navy Auxiliary Hospital at the stately home of Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire. Cholmondeley Castle was one of several naval hospitals especially set up to treat...

  • THE CITADEL, ST JAMES' PARK, LONDON, 18 MAY 1945

    THE CITADEL, ST JAMES' PARK, LONDON, 18 MAY 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 28702

    A view of the large fortified 'Citadel' on the corner of St James' Park and the Mall, London.

  • Building Speed Boats

    Building Speed Boats

    (art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5682

    image: the interior of a large workshop where two speed boats, which appear to be Motor Torpedo Boats (MTBs), are being constructed. One workman crouches beside an engine, to be fitted to the foremost boat.

  • 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.

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