Home Front: WW2

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Wartime poster by John Gilroy for the Ministry of Information
- Public domain image c/o Wikimedia Commons, from the collections of The National Archives, UK.

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Simon Cotterill
from Allen Valleys Local History (flickr)
Allen Valleys 1940 [0022-018]

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from Allen Valleys Local History (flickr)
Allendale 1941 [0022-021]

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Anti Tank Blocks Nr Lindisfarne Causeway.

Pinned by Pat Thomson
Women’s Land Army, Wooler
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Women’s Land Army, Wooler
- During the Second World War a contingent of the Women’s Land Army was based in Wooler. Initially, the women stayed in the station buildings. Then in c.1941* they moved to new ...
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ROF Aycliffe
- Overview About ROF Aycliffe Map Street View In 1941, during the Second World War, a huge munitions factory was built on marsh land near the village of Aycliffe in County ...


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