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Dome Cottage, c1930

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Digital Media Bank ID: 58822
Description: Photograph from the Local History collection
Categories: Collections / Local & Social History/ Historic Photographs  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA
Caption: Dome Cottage, c1930

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Photographic Print
Title (of Artwork / Object): New Road, Brighton
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Brighton Borough Council - Borough Planning Department
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1930
Description (Object or Artwork): Monochrome photographic print showing the buildings on the east side of New Road, Brighton. Most of which are listed and in the Valley Gardens Conservation Area.'The Dome Cottage in the centre was originally the coachman?s cottage adjoining Mrs Fitzherbert?s private stables in the Royal Pavilion grounds, it stood on the present site of the Pavilion Theatre in New Road and was known as the Dome Cottage until it was pulled down in 1932. Mr F. W. Brown, was works supervisor of the Pavilion Estate. During the First World War it was always open to patients from the emergency hospital set up in the Dome and the Corn Exchange, and Mr Brown's daughter remembers many visitors from the Indian fighting contingent whom she helped to entertain. Mr Brown?s died just a year before the little house in which he and his wife brought up two sons and three daughters, ceased to exist.? Brighton Herald, 24 April 1954
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Subject tags:
Latitude: 50.8236
Longitude: -0.1393

File info

Original Filename: ha936341_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 8.96 MB; 3874 x 2929 pixels; 328 x 248 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1025 x 775 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA936341