Living in the Blitz

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kiwi
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Re: Living in the Blitz

Postby kiwi » Tue Oct 31, 2017 4:00 am

City bomb damage, wreck lighters raising the tug 'Naga', Tower Bridge, 12th July 1944  X.jpg
City bomb damage, wreck lighters raising the tug 'Naga', Tower Bridge,12th July 1944.

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Re: Living in the Blitz

Postby kiwi » Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:46 pm

OLD KENT ROAD FACTORY, WORLD WAR 1,1914-1918.jpg
Women Working in A Boot Repairing Factory Old Kent Road, World War 1, 1914-1918.
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Female workers cutting leather for army boots in the Royal Army Clothing Department, Old Kent Road, 1914-1918

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Re: Living in the Blitz

Postby kiwi » Thu Dec 28, 2017 4:24 am

The day after the Luftwaffe night raid on Surrey Dockyards London Sep 7 1940.   X.jpg
The day after the Luftwaffe night raid on Surrey Dockyards London Sep 7 1940.

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Re: Living in the Blitz

Postby kiwi » Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:53 am

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SURREY DOCKS – 1940 Fire at Surrey Commercial Docks, Rotherhithe on Sept. 7, 1940, the first day of the Blitz.

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Re: Living in the Blitz

Postby kiwi » Mon Jan 29, 2018 1:57 am

I think this is possible where the Surrey Docks Farm is now? (2017).
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Ambulance shelter at the Receiving Station Southwark.

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Re: Living in the Blitz

Postby kiwi » Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:51 am

Schooling was disrupted not only by the evacuations and frequent moves, but also by the threat of bombs. Here, students and teachers from a school in Bermondsey in South London strive for a sense of normalcy. The photo, taken on March 29, 1941, shows students participating in a reading and discussion group.
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1941


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