Engine cleaners (?) at Upperby Depot, Carlisle

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Title

Engine cleaners (?) at Upperby Depot, Carlisle

Subject

Posed photograph of men and women on and around a railway locomotive - they appear to all be railway workers.

Description

Photograph which possibly shows women engine-cleaners, who would have been drafted in to undertake this work during World War One.

Creator

Anonymous photographer

Source

Publisher

Lancaster University

Date

1918

Rights

Reproduced by courtesy of Cumbria Image Bank, who retain all rights over this image. No further reproduction is permitted without written permission of Cumbria Image Bank.

Relation

National Railways Museum website Railways and the First World War: http://www.nrm.org.uk/RailwayStories/worldwarone

Coverage

Twentieth century, World War One.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Comments

Files

ct00375_wm.jpg

Citation

Anonymous photographer, “Engine cleaners (?) at Upperby Depot, Carlisle,” Local History Resources for Schools, accessed December 17, 2018, https://regionalheritage.omeka.net/items/show/69.