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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:12:00.0
File Size:
2.60 MB
1867 x 2411 pixels
1610 views 11 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15294
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter trenches for St Mary Magdalene's school, Upper North Street, Brighton. A ladder and several joists can be seen in the trench.
Categories: Timeline/ 1930s, Timeline/ World War Two (1939-1945), Learning Themes/ WW2, Learning Themes/ WW2/ Air Raid Precautions  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Photographic Print
Title (of Artwork / Object): Photographic Print
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Brighton Borough Council - Borough Surveyors Department
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 7 December 1939
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows work in progress on the construction of an air raid shelter for St Mary Magdalene's school, Upper North Street, Brighton. The print was made as part of a record of local provisions against air attack. War with Germany had been declared three months before this photograph was taken.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910700_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 2.60 MB; 1867 x 2411 pixels; 158 x 204 mm (print at 300 DPI); 494 x 638 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910700