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Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Bomb Damage

Victoria and Albert Museum

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, May 14, 2018
1. Bomb Damage Marker
Inscription.
The damage to these walls is the result of enemy bombing during the Blitz of the Second World War 1939 – 1945 and is left as a memorial to the enduring values of this great museum in a time of conflict.

In 2017 parts of the wall were removed and new gates designed to reflect the war damage.
 
Location. 51° 29.812′ N, 0° 10.418′ W. Marker is in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, England, in Greater London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Exhibition Road and Cromwell Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at the Exhibition Road entrance to the museum. Marker is in this post office area: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, England SW7 2RL, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Victoria and Albert Museum (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Twelve Responses to Tragedy (about 150 meters away); Sir Henry Cole (about 180 meters away); Chelsea World War I Memorial (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Victoria R (approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Orangery Project (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Sir Robert Grosvenor
Bomb Damage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 14, 2018
2. Bomb Damage Marker
(approx. 1.4 kilometers away); General Don Jose de San Martin (approx. 1.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
 
Also see . . .
1. Victoria and Albert Museum. (Submitted on July 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Victoria and Albert Museum on Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Bomb Damage image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 14, 2018
3. Bomb Damage
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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