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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:12:00.0
File Size:
2.54 MB
2432 x 1808 pixels
1586 views 9 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15297
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter trench for Coombe Road school, Brighton.
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): 18 October 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 Coombe Road school, Brighton. This photograph was taken as part of a record of local provisions against possible air attack. War with Germany had been declared a month before the photograph was taken.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910703_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 2.54 MB; 2432 x 1808 pixels; 206 x 153 mm (print at 300 DPI); 643 x 478 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910703