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  • GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

    GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20847

    Workers stream through the gates of a Glasgow shipyard as they leave work for the lunchtime break. The huge structure of a ship 'skeleton' surrounded by timber scaffolding and several large cranes, just on the other side of the gates,...

  • THE WOMEN'S WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICES, 1914-1918

    THE WOMEN'S WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICES, 1914-1918

    part of "FIRST WORLD WAR WOMENS WAR WORK COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: British official photographer

    Q 110137

    Female electric van driver employed by the electricity department of the Corporation of Glasgow (now Glasgow City Council) who delivered the store's materials. She was the only such driver employed by the department, starting in February 1916. She...

  • A MIDDLE EAST SOLDIER REVISITS BRITAIN: LIFE IN WARTIME GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, UK, 1943

    A MIDDLE EAST SOLDIER REVISITS BRITAIN: LIFE IN WARTIME GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, UK, 1943

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

    D 15611

    Men, women and children are lined up along the fence beside Hogganfield Loch, Glasgow, to watch the boating on a sunny evening.

  • GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

    GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20823

    Men at work platelaying in a shipyard on the River Clyde, Glasgow. They appear to be riveting several plates of steel together before welding them into place on the ship.

  • GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

    GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20820

    Riggers hard at work moving a rudder 'stalk' to a newly-built oil tanker at a Clydeside shipyard, Glasgow. The men are dwarfed by the huge timber scaffolding and very long ladders which surround them.

  • GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

    GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20841

    Men paint the exterior of a new cargo ship at a shipyard in Glasgow. One of the painters is balancing on a long plank propped across two ladder-like structures, which in turn are balancing on the deck of a barge alongside the cargo vessel. He is using...

  • GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

    GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20837

    A view of the gangway leading to the upper level of construction of a ship in a Glasgow yard. Several shipworkers can be seen walking up and down the gangway, illustrating the size of the vessel they are building. Large cranes can be seen in the...

  • GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

    GLASGOW SHIPYARD: SHIPBUILDING IN WARTIME, GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE, SCOTLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20817

    Plater Alec Steele (left) and apprentice draughtsman Donald Mackenzie study a plan at the bottom of a ramp, leading up to another level of construction. Behind them, timber scaffolding shrouding a ship 'skeleton' can be seen.

  • THE WOMEN'S WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICES, 1914-1918

    THE WOMEN'S WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICES, 1914-1918

    part of "FIRST WORLD WAR WOMENS WAR WORK COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: British official photographer

    Q 110166

    A female conductor of the tramways department of the Corporation of Glasgow (now Glasgow City Council) standing at her vehicle. One thousand one hundred and thirty-three such women were employed by the department, starting in April 1915. They worked...

  • THE WOMEN'S WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICES, 1914-1918

    THE WOMEN'S WORK IN PUBLIC SERVICES, 1914-1918

    part of "FIRST WORLD WAR WOMENS WAR WORK COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: British official photographer

    Q 110169

    A female motor lorry driver for the tramways department of the Corporation of Glasgow (now Glasgow City Council) at work. She was the only motor lorry driver employed by the department, starting in July 1917. She worked fifty-six hours per week and...

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