Air Raid Shelter

This  is a picture of an air raid shelter near one of the bomber dispersals. It has a brick entrance and curved concrete roof. It would originally have been covered with earth to add further protection, the earth now being washed away.This picture is a closer view of the air raid shelter showing the brick entrance and moss covered roof.This picture shows close up the brick entrance. There are brick blast walls on either side with steps leading down into it. Some rubbish and water is visible inside.

Air raid shelter near a dispersal. This would have been covered in earth for added protection.

This picture shows inside the shelter, you can still see the wooden planking used for seating. The roof shows concrete ribs used to strengthen it.