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Bomb Damage Gallery

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Choose from 9 pictures in our Bomb Damage collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.


Bomb damage to locomotives at Newton Abbot Station, 1940
Bomb damage to locomotives at Newton Abbot Station, 1940
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Mogul locomotive No. 8314 with bomb damage in 1941
Mogul locomotive No. 8314 with bomb damage in 1941
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Bomb damage to Paddington Station in 1941
Bomb damage to Paddington Station in 1941
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Bomb damage to Bowden Hall locomotive at Keyham Station, 1941
Bomb damage to Bowden Hall locomotive at Keyham Station, 1941
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Bomb damage to No. 24 shop at Swindon Works in 1942
Bomb damage to No. 24 shop at Swindon Works in 1942
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Bomb damage to the GWRs salvage warehouse in London, 1940
Bomb damage to the GWRs salvage warehouse in London, 1940
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Air raid damage to goods wagons at Newton Abbot Station in 1940
Air raid damage to goods wagons at Newton Abbot Station in 1940
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Bomb damage to Foxs Wood Tunnel, Bristol, 1941
Bomb damage to Foxs Wood Tunnel, Bristol, 1941
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Bomb Damage at Royal Oak near Paddington c.1940
Bomb Damage at Royal Oak near Paddington c.1940
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Bomb damage to locomotives at Newton Abbot Station, 1940 Featured Print

Bomb damage to locomotives at Newton Abbot Station, 1940

On 20th August 1940 Newton Abbot Station was attacked by three German planes. This image shows the devastation that was caused by both bomb damage and extensive machine gun fire. Parts of the station were completely destroyed, along with damage to 15 locomotives, 52 passenger carriages and 22 goods wagons. In total, 60 people died or were seriously injured. The image shows pannier tank No. 2785 attached by chain to Grange Class locomotive, No. 6801, Aylburton Grange, to stop it falling into a bomb crater!

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