Cherbourg Docks

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Title

Cherbourg Docks

Description

Aerial inclined photograph showing docks surrounded by town. To the left open sea with beach at the top. In the centre three interconnected dock basins, the bottom left one with a divider, surrounded by dockyard buildings and installations. A series of small canals and defensive fortifications circle the dock area with the town outside. Bomb explosions go from the bottom basin across the dockyard to its right side. Bomb impacts can be seen in the water in the right hand basin which is partially obscured by smoke. Captioned 'Cherbourg'.

Type

Format

One b/w photograph mounted on an album page

Conforms To

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Identifier

PBanksP15010083

Citation

“Cherbourg Docks,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 25, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/1531.

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