Underground Hospital, Dover Castle, Dover, Kent

Underground Hospital, Dover Castle, Dover, Kent
Photograph taken July 1995 © Copyright Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: j950286

A hospital ward in the tunnels beneath Dover Castle. The construction of tunnels underneath the white cliffs of Dover began during the Middle Ages. They were used as a command centre and military hospital during World War II. This property is now in the care of English Heritage (2010).

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