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
Title: View from the tower of the Church of St Mary Arches, Exeter, Devon
Creator: Margaret Tomlinson, National Buildings Record