Bedford Circus after the Blitz

Description
Bedford Circus was built in 1773 and was one of the most notable pieces of Georgian town planning in England. On 4th May 1942 it and many other buildings were caught in the Blitz. Buildings were gutted by fire, but not completely destroyed. Following the damage, a decision was made to clear the entire area.
Accession Loan No.
57/1948/3
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
Bedford Circus after the Blitz
Medium
pencil and watercolour
Common Name
Bedford Circus after the Blitz
Production Person Surname
Bown
Production Person Initials
Albert Charles
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Period Classification
World War II (1939-1945)
Collection Class
Drawings
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Year Low
1942
Production Year High
1943
Topography Town
Exeter
Topography Building Keyword
town house; cathedral
Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:29
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:46:29

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