About this object

This image shows houses in Walton Vale destroyed by bombing over 3 and 4 May 1941. Although the docks and city centre were the main targets of the May Blitz, residential areas also suffered enormous damage. As a result 51,000 people were made homeless in Liverpool.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Walton Vale
  • Accession no.
  • Type
  • Artist/Maker
    Criminal Investigation Dept Studio Liverpool City Police
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Merseyside: Liverpool
  • Date made
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Measurements
    166 mm x 215 mm
  • Related people
    Liverpool City Police (Artist/maker)
  • Collection
    From the Museum of Liverpool collections
Object view = Social History
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