London Underground tunnel shelter, London: the food station with the rows of fitted bunks in the background

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RIBApix ref no RIBA17626
Artist/PhotographerNewbery, Sydney W. (1894-1985)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1940
Image Date1940
ViewInterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 828
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is an example of one of the eight tunnel shelters constructed beneath London Underground stations during 1942 by the London Passenger Transport Board (LPTB) for the Ministry of Home Security.

Subject tags

steel, Food & drink, underground stations, iron, underground buildings, air raid shelters