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1950s Collection (#8)

Background image1950s Collection: Laing workers JLP01_08_045876

Laing workers JLP01_08_045876
PLYMOUTH. A group portrait of five Laing workers involved in the construction of three-storey blocks of flats for the Plymouth 20 Easiform housing contract

Background image1950s Collection: Brewery workers JLP01_08_022457

Brewery workers JLP01_08_022457
Carlisle State Management Brewery, Bridge Street, Caldewgate, Carlisle, Cumbria. A group of female workers posed at the opening ceremony for the new bottling plant at the State-owned brewery in

Background image1950s Collection: Bournemouth Beach JLP01_08_046387

Bournemouth Beach JLP01_08_046387
BOURNEMOUTH. A young child on the beach with her legs buried in the sand, taken during a Laing staff outing to Bournemouth

Background image1950s Collection: Bournemouth Beach JLP01_08_008856

Bournemouth Beach JLP01_08_008856
BOURNEMOUTH. Children playing on the beach and adults relaxing on deckchairs during a staff outing of the Laing London office to Bournemouth

Background image1950s Collection: Parking at the office JLP01_01_075_02

Parking at the office JLP01_01_075_02
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view looking south-west over the bus park and temporary offices on the Berkeley Nuclear Power Station construction site

Background image1950s Collection: Constructing Reactor 1 JLP01_01_074_10

Constructing Reactor 1 JLP01_01_074_10
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view over Reactor No.1 during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Ecavating Reactor 2 JLP01_01_074_07

Ecavating Reactor 2 JLP01_01_074_07
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view showing progress on the excavation of Reactor No.2 during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Nuclear Power Station construction 1950s JLP01_01_074_02

Nuclear Power Station construction 1950s JLP01_01_074_02
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view looking north-west over Reactor No.1 during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Clocking out JLP01_01_074_01

Clocking out JLP01_01_074_01
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Workers queuing at the Time Office and Clocking Station at the close of a normal working day on the construction site

Background image1950s Collection: Lift 29 JLP01_08_052161

Lift 29 JLP01_08_052161
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A team of workers, on lift 29 of the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Mobile drilling gig JLP01_08_049141

Mobile drilling gig JLP01_08_049141
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A deep well being drilled with a mobile gig during the lowering of ground water for the reactor excavation at Berkeley

Background image1950s Collection: Delivering groceries JLP01_08_048781

Delivering groceries JLP01_08_048781
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. The local butchers wife delivering supplies to Mrs Glover

Background image1950s Collection: Postman JLP01_08_048778

Postman JLP01_08_048778
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A local postman watching with interest heavy machinery at work during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Temporary office JLP01_08_048777

Temporary office JLP01_08_048777
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Mrs Short the Typist and G A Cooke the Office Manager standing outside the Laing Mobile Office on the Berkeley Nuclear Power

Background image1950s Collection: Spraying concrete JLP01_01_083_82

Spraying concrete JLP01_01_083_82
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A worker carrying out guniting (spraying concrete)

Background image1950s Collection: Diver JLP01_01_083_22

Diver JLP01_01_083_22
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A figure in a diving suit preparing for an inspection of the works at the intake for Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Bailey bridge and intake works JLP01_01_081_48

Bailey bridge and intake works JLP01_01_081_48
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view along the Bailey bridge towards the intake works on the Berkeley Nuclear Power Station construction site

Background image1950s Collection: Excavators and dump trucks JLP01_01_080_75

Excavators and dump trucks JLP01_01_080_75
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view of earth-moving vehicles carrying out excavation work during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: The cooling water tunnel JLP01_01_078_01

The cooling water tunnel JLP01_01_078_01
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Two workers cleaning the face of the excavation for the cooling water tunnel during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear

Background image1950s Collection: Lab technician JLP01_08_053108

Lab technician JLP01_08_053108
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A technician working in the lab at the Berkeley Nuclear Power Station construction site, experimenting with ratios of cement

Background image1950s Collection: Lift 29 JLP01_08_052166

Lift 29 JLP01_08_052166
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A team of workers, on lift 29 of the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Lift 29 JLP01_08_052162a

Lift 29 JLP01_08_052162a
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A team of workers, on lift 29 of the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Diver JLP01_08_054725a

Diver JLP01_08_054725a
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A figure in a diving suit preparing for an inspection of the works at the intake for Berkeley Nuclear Power Station

Background image1950s Collection: Placing precast panels JLP01_08_053316a

Placing precast panels JLP01_08_053316a
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A worker wearing a two-way radio set, helping to guide a precast concrete panel into position during the construction of

Background image1950s Collection: Placing precast panels JLP01_08_053312

Placing precast panels JLP01_08_053312
BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A worker helping to lower a precast concrete panel into position during the construction of Berkeley Nuclear Power Station



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