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Air raid shelters

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

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Air Raid Shelters, 1940 - 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 3/33
Scope and Contents Notes, papers and letters on Clementine's interest in Air Raid Shelters in and around London and other help for air raid victims, including notes from Clementine's inspection of various shelters and plans for improving the system. Correspondents include: Edwina, Lady Mountbatten, on their tour of the shelters in Bermondsey, 1944; 1st Lord Ashfield [earlier Albert Stanley], Chairman of the London Passenger Transport Board, on improving latrines in the underground Tube station shelters;...
Dates: 1940 - 1944
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of the staff wages books in CSCT 9/1, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.