Cabinet War Rooms


This is where Churchill ran World War II from -- the basement of a goverment building. When the war ended, it was closed off and left almost exactly as it was. Now it is a museum open to the public.



Kirk's Picture Catalog   ->   Vacations   ->   Europe 2003   ->   The United Kingdom   ->   London   ->   Cabinet War Rooms

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Picture of people sleeping/living in a Tube station during the London Blitz Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:19 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
Camera Model: DiMAGE 7Hi
ISO Speed Rating: 200
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Map showing the fronts in southeast Asia Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:47 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
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These boards record the components of the various armies Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:47 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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This cut-away shows how thick the reinforced ceiling was Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:33 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
Camera Model: DiMAGE 7Hi
ISO Speed Rating: 200
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:33 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
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Churchill liked maps -- this is one in his personal room. Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:50 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
Camera Model: DiMAGE 7Hi
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Churchill's Room Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:49 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:45 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:46 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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Map of europe for tracking troop movements Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:41 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:42 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:42 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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The wall of keys for the facility Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:40 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
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This is where they held their frequent meetings Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:22 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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This is a large naval map. You can still see the pin-holes where ships or groups of ships used to be. You can see a ton of holes between the US and Britain in this and the following pictures. Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:43 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
Camera Model: DiMAGE 7Hi
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:44 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:44 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:44 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:45 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:45 AM) F-Number: f/2.8
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This is where Churchill talked to the outside world and the press Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:28 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
Camera Model: DiMAGE 7Hi
ISO Speed Rating: 200
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Extra supports added to reinforce the ceiling Taken: Mar 14, 2003 (11:41 AM) F-Number: f/3.5
Camera Model: DiMAGE 7Hi
ISO Speed Rating: 200
Exposure Time: 1/45 sec
Flash: Flash, Compulsory
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