Conical air-raid shelter

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Title

Conical air-raid shelter

Description

A conical air raid shelter at an unidentified industrial location.

Date

1946-01-22

Temporal Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Language

Type

Format

One b/w photograph on an album page

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

PThomasAF20050033

Transcription

[photograph]
HQ. – B.C. G5031.22.1.46 CONICAL AIR-RAID SHELTER.

1946.
A photograph taken on the 22nd January 1946 showing a view of a conical air-raid shelter in an unspecified location. The reason for the odd shape is the theory that the blast from a bomb would spiral off without damage to the structure.

Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Conical air-raid shelter,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/23092.

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