National Geographic : 1945 Aug
The National Geographic Magazine f. ' <l ."« British-Combine A Bomb Splintered the Ancient Cloister Court of Parliament The House of Commons, in an adjoining section of the rambling, massive home of British Government, was wrecked in May, 1941. Members carried on in the House of Lords' chamber. Cloister Court, relic of the old Palace of Westminster, survived the fire of 1834 which burned most of the original structure on this site.