About this object

This image shows the devastation around the Victoria Monument in Derby Square after the first few nights of the May Blitz. The monument itself remained miraculously unscathed in the bombing which obliterated much of this area.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Queen Victoria Monument
  • Accession no.
    MLL.2006.34.276
  • Type
    Photograph, black and white
  • Artist/Maker
    Criminal Investigation Dept Studio Liverpool City Police
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Merseyside: Liverpool
  • Date made
    1941
  • Materials
    Paper
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Measurements
    116 mm x 156 mm
  • Related people
    Liverpool City Police (Artist/maker)
  • Collection
    From the Museum of Liverpool collections
Object view = Social History
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