Voices from Stone and Bronze

In her second book, Voices from Stone and Bronze, Caroline Davies considers the war memorials of London, France and Wales. The poems bring to life those who…
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Reliefs at Dawn -  Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson, 1917 Art, Fine Art, Photographic Prints, Artist, British Artist, Lithograph, English Artists, Military Art, Ww1 Art
Reliefs at Dawn | Art UK
Reliefs at Dawn - Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson, 1917
Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson the war artist | my daily art ... Stanley Spencer, Christopher, Caspar David Friedrich, Wynne, Wwi, Century, Ww1, Gino Severini, British Art
Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson the war artist
Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson the war artist | my daily art ...
Paths of Glory by Christopher Nevinson, 1917  censored - “The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow’r, / And all that beauty, all that wealth e’er gave, / Awaits alike th’inevitable hour. / The paths of glory lead but to the grave.”  ~~Thomas Gray. “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard” War, The Path Of Glory, Flanders Field, Nicholson, The Great, Tate Britain
My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck By Lightning
Paths of Glory by Christopher Nevinson, 1917 censored - “The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow’r, / And all that beauty, all that wealth e’er gave, / Awaits alike th’inevitable hour. / The paths of glory lead but to the grave.” ~~Thomas Gray. “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard”
CRW Nevinson | ... Captured Village (1918), CRW Nevinson. Courtesy of Osborne Samuel Design, Horror, Dieselpunk, Otto Dix, Omar
Review: Nevinson’s prints at Osborne Samuel, London | Apollo Magazine
CRW Nevinson | ... Captured Village (1918), CRW Nevinson. Courtesy of Osborne Samuel
Picturing the First World War: C. R. W. Nevinson - Bridgeman art images & historical footage for licensing Painting & Drawing, Military History, Warfare
Bridgeman Images
Picturing the First World War: C. R. W. Nevinson - Bridgeman art images & historical footage for licensing
The Royal London Fusiliers Memorial, High Holborn, London -  "The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). To the Glorious Memory of 22,000 Royal Fusiliers who fell in the Great War. 1914-1919" History, Statue, England, Street Art, Monuments, War Memorials, Statuary, British Army
The Royal Fusiliers Memorial, High Holborn, London, by Albert Toft
The Royal London Fusiliers Memorial, High Holborn, London - "The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). To the Glorious Memory of 22,000 Royal Fusiliers who fell in the Great War. 1914-1919"
<em>We are Making a New World</em>, 1918, by Paul Nash. Inverness, Artists, Landscape Artist, English Art, Art Uk
The Powerful Western Front Paintings Of The Nash Brothers
<em>We are Making a New World</em>, 1918, by Paul Nash.
CWR Nevinson, After a Push, 1917 'The desolate shattered landscape, speaks powerfully of the bleakness of a war empty of meaning.' British, Nature, Great Artists, Modern War, 20th Century
A Terrible Beauty: British artists in the First World War
CWR Nevinson, After a Push, 1917 'The desolate shattered landscape, speaks powerfully of the bleakness of a war empty of meaning.'
The Road from Arras to Bapaume - C R W Nevinson, 1917 Arras, Cutting Board, Butcher Block Cutting Board, Bamboo, Bamboo Cutting Board
The Road from Arras to Bapaume - C R W Nevinson, 1917
Memorial Cross and hand knitted white poppy for Percy Honeybill killed on 2nd September 1918 Poppies, Memories, September, Cross, Place Card Holders, White Poppy, Sergeant, Percy, Hand Knitting
Percy Honeybill 20th May 1887 - 2nd September 1918
Memorial Cross and hand knitted white poppy for Percy Honeybill killed on 2nd September 1918
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A soldier with a bullet wound in his left arm receives medical attention at Minden Post, near Carnoy. 1916-07-01 Vintage, Ww2, Soldier, Canadian Forces, Medical, Arm
THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME, JULY-NOVEMBER 1916
A soldier with a bullet wound in his left arm receives medical attention at Minden Post, near Carnoy. 1916-07-01
Memorial at Vis en Artois London, Travel, Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Landmarks, Statue Of Liberty, Survival, Life
Memorial at Vis en Artois
Imperial Camel Corps Memorial - Victoria Embankment Gardens Architecture, Victoria, Western Red Cedar, Jacksons Fencing, Franklin Homes, Bronze, Cedar Cladding
Imperial Camel Corps Memorial - Victoria Embankment Gardens
Burial of  Able Seaman James Cameron Robertson, killed on 28 April 1917 and buried on 10 July 2018 James, James Cameron, Seaman, Robertson, Servicemen, Naval
First World War serviceman laid to rest a century after his death
Burial of Able Seaman James Cameron Robertson, killed on 28 April 1917 and buried on 10 July 2018
Pigeon Ravine Cemetery taken by Jeremy Banning in June 2018. He writes "Remembering the 2nd Worcesters at Pigeon Ravine. A beautiful but tragic spot on the September 1918 battlefield" Commonwealth, Pigeon, Ravine, Cemetery, Battlefield, Cemeteries, Jeremy
Jeremy Banning on Twitter
Pigeon Ravine Cemetery taken by Jeremy Banning in June 2018. He writes "Remembering the 2nd Worcesters at Pigeon Ravine. A beautiful but tragic spot on the September 1918 battlefield"
Standards ready for the Annual Chattri Memorial comemoration - 10th June 2018 Empire, Great British, Annual, Greats, Ready, June, Fight
Chattri Memorial Group
Standards ready for the Annual Chattri Memorial comemoration - 10th June 2018
Battle of Passchendale on 1st August 1917. Photograph taken by John Brooke. Wwii, Ypres, Belgium, Ww1 Battles, Bbc News, Battle Of Passchendaele
Battle of Passchendale on 1st August 1917. Photograph taken by John Brooke.
Typical death notification www.1914-1918.net Military, Action, Junk Journal, Killed In Action, Regiment, World War I, World War One
Welcome - The Long, Long Trail
Typical death notification www.1914-1918.net
Pilckem Ridge- First battle on July 31st Ridge, Battle Of Ypres, Battle, Third, Stone, July
Pilckem Ridge- First battle on July 31st
My great uncle, Robert Victor Davies, killed on Pilckem Ridge on 31st July 1917 at the age of 20 . He was in the 15th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers, the same as Hedd Wyn.   http://www.carolinemdavies.co.uk/2014/10/19/robert-victor-davies-10th-june-1897-31st-july-1917/ Royal Welsh, Battalion, Collection, Robert, Amazing, Davie, 10 Things, 3.1
Robert Victor Davies – 10th June 1897 – 31st July 1917
My great uncle, Robert Victor Davies, killed on Pilckem Ridge on 31st July 1917 at the age of 20 . He was in the 15th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers, the same as Hedd Wyn. http://www.carolinemdavies.co.uk/2014/10/19/robert-victor-davies-10th-june-1897-31st-july-1917/
Robert Victor Davies, photograph taken in 1916. Film Posters, Books, Photographer, The Voice, Photograph
Robert Victor Davies, photograph taken in 1916.
BRITISH ARMY CAP BADGE. THE WELSH HORSE YEOMANRY. Brooch, Army, Badge, Cap
BRITISH ARMY CAP BADGE. THE WELSH HORSE YEOMANRY.
Nebo War Memorial 1922 Wales, Monument, North, North Wales, Event
Nebo War Memorial 1922
A messenger dog showing the tin cylinder in which the message was carried, Etaples, 1918 Friends, Military Dogs, Old Dogs, Service Dogs, Military Working Dogs, War Dogs, Police Dogs, Animals And Pets
First World War Centenary Partnership
A messenger dog showing the tin cylinder in which the message was carried, Etaples, 1918
Airedale in WWl with pigeon basket
Airedale in WWl with pigeon basket
The original aim of The War Graves Photographic Project was to photograph every war grave, individual memorial, Ministry of Defence grave, and family memorial of serving military personnel from WWI to the present day. However, due to its popularity we have now extended our remit to cover all nationalities and military conflicts and make these available within a searchable database. Around The World Trips, Country, Defence, Military Personnel, Grave, Around The Worlds
War Grave and Memorial Photographs supplied by The War Graves Photographic Project
The original aim of The War Graves Photographic Project was to photograph every war grave, individual memorial, Ministry of Defence grave, and family memorial of serving military personnel from WWI to the present day. However, due to its popularity we have now extended our remit to cover all nationalities and military conflicts and make these available within a searchable database.
Stockwell War Memorial taken autumn 2017. Memorial was unveiled on 3rd May 1922 Stockwell, Memorial Garden, Natural Landmarks
Stockwell War Memorial taken autumn 2017. Memorial was unveiled on 3rd May 1922
Do I like this painting? I do not. It is deeply depressing and frightening. But very powerful and very truthful. Gives me a window to an experience I have not had--fighting on the front lines in WW1. A Front Line near St Quentin by Christopher Nevinson, 1918. Outdoor, Antigone
A Front Line near St Quentin | Art UK
Do I like this painting? I do not. It is deeply depressing and frightening. But very powerful and very truthful. Gives me a window to an experience I have not had--fighting on the front lines in WW1. A Front Line near St Quentin by Christopher Nevinson, 1918.
Passchendaele: WW1 battle centenary commemorated
Passchendaele: WW1 battle centenary commemorated
Pilckem, 31 July 1917, the opening day of the Third Battle of Ypres. Photograph by British official photographer J Warwick Brooke- Q 5732. Irish, Troops, Ww2 Photos
Why the poet Isaac Rosenberg is not shown in First World War archive footage
Pilckem, 31 July 1917, the opening day of the Third Battle of Ypres. Photograph by British official photographer J Warwick Brooke- Q 5732.