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Photographic Print

Uploaded on:
2011-08-16 20:13:00.0
File Size:
2.44 MB
1880 x 2467 pixels
1232 views 8 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 15309
Description: Photographic print of air raid shelter trench for St Luke's School, St Luke's Terrace, Brighton. View down into trench; wooden supports visible.
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): 28 October 1939
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows an air raid shelter for St Luke's School, St Luke's Terrace, Brighton. The shelter is still under construction, with only the wooden supports and trench visible. This print was made as part of a record of local air raid shelters. War with Germany had been declared less than two months previously.
Subject tags:
Brighton & Hove
Other Keywords: local history, social history

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha910715_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 2.44 MB; 1880 x 2467 pixels; 159 x 209 mm (print at 300 DPI); 497 x 653 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA910715