Skip Navigation / Jump to Content

Featured Images

Anchor Line
Anchor Line

Andrew Watson
Andrew Watson

Smelting furnace

Glasgow School of Art Archives

*Open in New Window
Smelting furnace

A young apprentice using a smelting furnace. This photograph by Duncan Brown may have been taken in a railway workshop in the 1860s.

Duncan Brown (1819-1897) was a talented amateur photographer whose work documents aspects of Glasgow life from the 1850s until the 1890s.

Reference: 160

Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow School of Art Archives

apprentices, child labour, children, iron working, photographers, railway workshops, smelting, smelting furnaces

Quick Search

Photo Album

You have 0 images in your photo album.

View Photo Album

Log-In (Optional)

Not a user? Register now for FREE!

Other Options