Catalogue description First Army elevated monochrome panoramic photograph depicting Lens, taken on 23 June...

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Details of WO 316/28
Reference: WO 316/28
Description:

First Army elevated monochrome panoramic photograph depicting Lens, taken on 23 June 1917. Consisting of 8 photographs connected to form the panorama attached to a grid reference map of the area.

First Army Panorama Number: P. 123.

Locations and features annotated on to the panorama, from left to right:

  • Chimney of Puit 2 N9 D.
  • Dump in O 22 B.
  • Dump of Fosse 2 and 2 B 15 P 25 B.
  • Montigny Ch. [Church].
  • Cité Du Grande Condé.
  • Fosse 6 and 14 O 20 B and D.
  • Henin Lietard.
  • Fosse 7 De L'Escarpelle P 35 C.
  • Dump in O 26 D.
  • Noyelles.
  • Dump in O 34 A and B.
  • Billy Montigny Ch. [Church].
  • Fosse 6.
  • Sallaumines Fosse 3 and 15.
  • Dump in U 4 B and 5 A.
  • Church in N 30 B and O5.
  • Puits 12 De Courrieres.
  • Dump of Fosse 2 De Drocourt.
  • Lens Church.
  • Building of Fosse 1.
  • Trees N 21 Central.
  • Fosse 4 De Courrieres.
  • Corons of Fosse 3 and 13.
  • Fosse 13.
  • Tanks in N 21C 5.5.
  • Cité Du Nord.
  • Railway about N 13 A and C.
  • Puits 4 and 5 T 6 A.
  • Fosse 5 Cité St. Antoine.
  • Bois Bernard.
  • Railway embankment.
  • Mericourt.
  • Puits 4 Fosse St. Louis.
  • Cité St. Antoine.
  • Cité St. Theodore.
  • Acheville.
  • Avion.
  • Fosse 4 and 4 B 15 De Lièvin.
  • Trees along road T 10 B.
  • Cité Du Moulin.
  • Fosse 9 M18 D.
  • Avion.
  • Corons in N 33.
  • Trees along T 16 B.
  • Houses N 19 A 4.2.
  • Houses N 19 A 1.5.
  • Railway about M 18 D 1.5.
  • Railway about M 11 D 9.13.
  • Railway trucks.
  • Houses M 24 B Central.
  • Hill at T 15 C and D and 21 A and B.
  • Reservoir Hill in N 24 D.
  • Reservoir.
  • House M 24 B Q 5.4.
  • Cité Jeanne D'Arc.
  • Hill 65 T 8 A.
  • Fosse 3 De Lièvin.

Date: 1917 June 23
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: P123
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Dimensions: 18cm x 171cm
Closure status: Open Document, Open Description

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