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Camlachie Mill 1892

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Camlachie Mill 1892

Weavers at Camlachie Mill, 1892.

A group of female workers surround a man who was probably their foreman. Most of the women are holding shuttles and wearing aprons which protected their skirts.

Reference: 1360.87.321 / PP.1987.164

Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Museums

Keywords:
Camlachie Mill, cotton mills, foremen, shuttles, weavers, women



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