Assembly Rooms, Bath after bombing in the Bath Blitz, 1942

Assembly Rooms, Bath after bombing in the Bath Blitz, 1942
3 3 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm

Description

Ministry of Public Building Works photograph. No. 133813. See Image ref 30660. A fascinating photograph that shows the rendering and tiles added to the top of the exposed wall to provide short term protection prior to the anticipated lengthy and costly restoration, after the war is over. This work was undertaken by Mowbray Green. The fully restored Assembly Rooms did not reopen until 1963.

Image Details

Image Reference
 
38863
Collection Reference
 
K24 / 997
Original Width (mm)
 
195
Original Height (mm)
 
160
Collection Location
 
Bath Central Library

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