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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:12:00.0
File Size:
2.09 MB
2472 x 1820 pixels
1476 views 10 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15299
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter for St John the Baptist and All Souls schools, Kemp Town, 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): 21 December 1939
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows an air raid shelter designated for use by St John the Baptist and All Souls schools, Kemp Town, Brighton. The shelter is constructed from sandbags and corrugated iron and has been situated against a derelict building. This 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_ha910705_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 2.09 MB; 2472 x 1820 pixels; 209 x 154 mm (print at 300 DPI); 654 x 482 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910705