File: War 1939-1945: Air Raid Precautions (A.R.P.)

  • Reference
      GB 133 VCA/7/243
  • Dates of Creation
      1938-1943
  • Physical Description
      4 folders

Scope and Content

File containing extensive papers about the University's Air Raid Precautions schemes, both before and during the War. The file includes minutes of the University ARP Committee which co-ordinated activities, papers on the construction of air raid shelters, including detailed descriptions of facilities in the shelter, firewatching, black-out regulations, reports of University wardens of air-raid events. The file includes a copy of the University's ARP handbook, with a map of air-raid shelters on campus.

Former reference: 283