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View from the tower of the Church of St Mary Arches, Exeter, Devon

Margaret Tomlinson, National Buildings Record1942-09-07

Historic England

Historic England
London, United Kingdom

Margaret Tomlinson's elevated view shows the devastation wrought on the centre of Exeter by the 'Baedeker' bombing raids of spring 1942. Her view looks east over cleared bomb-damaged ruins towards the Church of St Mary Major and Exeter Cathedral.

Historic England Archive BB42/03979

Details

  • Title: View from the tower of the Church of St Mary Arches, Exeter, Devon
  • Creator: Margaret Tomlinson, National Buildings Record
  • Date Created: 1942-09-07
  • Rights: Copyright Historic England Archive
  • Medium: Glass plate negative

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