Waring and Gillow, Lancaster, Lancashire

Waring and Gillow, Lancaster, Lancashire
Photograph taken 1917 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: BL23741/015

Waring and Gillow were makers of fine furniture, but during the First World War their factories in London and Lancaster and its employees was given over to war work. In this photograph workers, including young girls, are involved in the production of ammunition cases.

Location

Lancashire Lancaster

Period

World War One (1914 - 1919)

Tags

work worker men women factory interior girl war