WOMEN'S STREET CLEANING BRIGADE: FEMALE DUSTMEN AT WORK, LONDON, 1942
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Mrs G Warren of the St Pancras Women's Street Cleaning Brigade uses a large broom to sweep the road. She is brushing in the gutter beside the kerb, with her dustcart nearby. The buildings behind her show signs of being badly damaged by air raids. According to the original caption, Mrs Warren is 35 years old and 'charred' in offices before the war. The photograph was taken after a break for breakfast between 8 and 8:30am.