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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:13:00.0
File Size:
2.08 MB
1884 x 2428 pixels
1361 views 9 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15304
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter to St John's School, Carlton Hill, Brighton. Air raid shelter still under construction. View from above looking along shelter.
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): 20 September 1939
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows work in progress on an air raid shelter by St John's School, Carlton Hill, Brighton. This print was made as part of a record of local provisions against possible air attack. War with Germany had been declared less than two weeks before this photograph was taken.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910710_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 2.08 MB; 1884 x 2428 pixels; 160 x 206 mm (print at 300 DPI); 498 x 642 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910710