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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:12:00.0
File Size:
2.05 MB
1886 x 2448 pixels
1479 views 10 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15298
Description: Photographic print of work in progress on construction of air shelter for St Mark's school, Arundel Road, Brighton. View from within brick structure; roof missing.
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): 27 September 1939
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows an air shelter that is under construction. This shelter was intended to be used for St Mark's school, Arundel Road, Brighton. This photograph was part of a record of local provisions against possible air attack. War with Germany had been declared some three weeks before this photograph was taken.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910704_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 2.05 MB; 1886 x 2448 pixels; 160 x 207 mm (print at 300 DPI); 499 x 648 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910704