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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:12:00.0
File Size:
2.65 MB
2447 x 1825 pixels
1591 views 10 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15303
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter trench in St Luke's Terrace, Brighton. The blurred image of two men can be seen in top right hand corner of picture.
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): 15 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 in St Luke's Terrace, Brighton. The print was made as part of a record of local provisions against air attack. War with Germany had been declared just over a month before this photograph had been taken.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910709_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 2.65 MB; 2447 x 1825 pixels; 207 x 155 mm (print at 300 DPI); 647 x 483 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910709