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  • PRODUCING YOUR SUGAR: THE GROWING AND PROCESSING OF SUGAR BEET, BRITAIN, 1942

    PRODUCING YOUR SUGAR: THE GROWING AND PROCESSING OF SUGAR BEET, BRITAIN, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 10880

    A close-up view of the tractor-drawn machine which not only ploughs up, tops and lifts the sugar beet, but also deposits it in heaps along the field, which makes it a lot easier to collect it up. The photograph shows a pile of beets coming out of a...

  • GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 24845

    On board the SS RIGHTO, a fishing trawler operating from Grimsby in Lincolnshire, the Third Hand, J W Barber, ties the codend (the tapered end of the net where the fish is held), as the skipper, 67-year-old George Burgess, examines the catch. The...

  • PRODUCING YOUR SUGAR: THE GROWING AND PROCESSING OF SUGAR BEET, BRITAIN, 1942

    PRODUCING YOUR SUGAR: THE GROWING AND PROCESSING OF SUGAR BEET, BRITAIN, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 10908

    A busy scene showing the huge scale of sugar beet operations. Lorries bring large loads of beets into the unloading area of this factory throughout the day, adding to the massive piles of sugar beet already awaiting processing.

  • GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 24813

    On the deck of the SS RIGHTO, a North Sea fishing trawler operating from Grimsby in Lincolnshire, two fishermen wash baskets of gutted fish before taking them down for storage below decks.

  • PRODUCING YOUR SUGAR: THE GROWING AND PROCESSING OF SUGAR BEET, BRITAIN, 1942

    PRODUCING YOUR SUGAR: THE GROWING AND PROCESSING OF SUGAR BEET, BRITAIN, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 10940

    One of the most important by-products of the sugar production process is beet pulp. Here sacks of pulp are loaded on to a lorry outside the factory to be distributed to local farms. The pulp can then be used for cattle feed. The original caption...

  • GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 24814

    On board the SS RIGHTO, a North Sea fishing trawler operating from Grimsby in Lincolnshire, the skipper removes a large plank of wood which has become entangled in the net.

  • VAN GIRL: HORSE AND CART DELIVERIES FOR THE LONDON, MIDLAND AND SCOTTISH RAILWAY, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

    VAN GIRL: HORSE AND CART DELIVERIES FOR THE LONDON, MIDLAND AND SCOTTISH RAILWAY, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 16840

    Lilian Carpenter passes a large basket from the back of her horse-drawn van to the waiting trolley of a porter in St Paul's Churchyard, as part of a delivery she is making on behalf of the LMS Railway Company. Her mate can be seen in the background...

  • WRNS BOARDING OFFICERS WITH THE NAVAL CONTROL SERVICE: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S ROYAL NAVAL SERVICE, UK, 1944

    WRNS BOARDING OFFICERS WITH THE NAVAL CONTROL SERVICE: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S ROYAL NAVAL SERVICE, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 19085

    In the sunshine, a Wren Boarding Officer sits on board a drifter as it approaches a merchant vessel. The Boarding Officer will soon board this merchant ship to check that everything is in order.

  • WRNS BOARDING OFFICERS WITH THE NAVAL CONTROL SERVICE: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S ROYAL NAVAL SERVICE, UK, 1944

    WRNS BOARDING OFFICERS WITH THE NAVAL CONTROL SERVICE: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S ROYAL NAVAL SERVICE, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 19093

    A Boarding Officer of the Women's Royal Naval Service stands with the Mate in the wheelhouse of the drifter which is taking her out to visit merchant shipping in the harbour, to check that everything is in order and advise them on routes.

  • GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    GRIMSBY TRAWLERS: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH THE FISHERMEN, GRIMSBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 24812

    Deckhand William Jackson is hard at work below decks in the ice room of the SS RIGHTO, a North Sea fishing trawler, operating from Grimsby in Lincolnshire. He is filling the side pounds alternately with fish and ice.

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