PortCities London
UKBristolHartlepoolLiverpoolLondonSouthampton
You are here:  PortCities London home > Historical events
Text Only About this Site Feedback
Explore this site
About maritime London
Early port
Tudor and Stuart port
18th-century port
19th-century port
20th-century port
People and places
Port communities
Crime and punishment
Leisure, health and housing
Thames art, literature and architecture
The working Thames
London's docks and shipping
Trades, industries and institutions
Port of science and discovery
Historical events
Ceremony and catastrophe
London in war and conflict
Fun and games
Things to do
Timeline games
Matching games
Send an e-card
*
   Back to The 20th-century port video gallery
*
**
*

Damage to Grange Mill Tannery.

Damage to Grange Mill Tannery.
Damage to Grange Mill Tannery.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H3218
Description: During the Second World War Bermondsey was one of the most heavily bombed parts of Britain with 709 civilians killed and thousands more hurt. Thousands of homes were destroyed and commercial premises such as the Grange Mill Tannery were gutted.
Creator: Barrow, Hepburn and Gale Ltd
Date: May 1941
Credit line: Southwark Library collection.
*
*
Related Resources
Related Images12 Images
*
*
8
National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory GreenwichNew Opportunities Fund 
Legal & CopyrightPartner sites:BristolHartlepoolLiverpoolSouthamptonAbout this SiteFeedbackText Only