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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:12:00.0
File Size:
1.72 MB
1823 x 2436 pixels
1532 views 10 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15296
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter at Pelham Square, Brighton. View from within trench looking toward door.
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): 19 September 1939
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows the inside of an air raid shelter in Pelham Square, Brighton. The print was made as part of a record of local provisions against possible air attack. War against Germany had been declared just two weeks before this photograph was taken.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910702_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 1.72 MB; 1823 x 2436 pixels; 154 x 206 mm (print at 300 DPI); 482 x 645 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910702