THE LONDON UNDERGROUND AS AIR RAID SHELTER, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1940

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Shelterers read the paper and prepare for sleep in a dimly-lit tunnel of the London Underground network, probably at Aldwych in November 1940. More shelterers can be seen further down the tunnel, past a pile of ladders visible on the left.

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Londoners spending the night in a tunnel of the London Underground network, probably at Aldwych, in November 1940.

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