Tatham Street

  • Description

    2202 hours, 16th October 1942, 6 and 8 Tatham Street. One 500kg H.E. bomb direct hit. The bomb penetrated to the basement of the houses before exploding making a crater 22ft by 8ft deep. Adjacent property completely demolished including an educational feeding centre. 14 persons were killed, 6 seriously injured and 11 slightly injured
  • Owner

    Sunderland Public Libraries
  • Source

    Sunderland Public Libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/33844814@N06/3426399716/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 5 years ago
    Viewed: 595 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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