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Featured Work Print

Climmers WSA01_01_00592

Four men, known as 'climmers', posed beside the baskets of eggs they have collected off the cliff face at Flamborough Head, East Yorkshire. 1926. The process of egg collecting involves one of the party abseiling down the cliff face to gain access to the nests, whilst the others anchor the rope at the top. Walter Scott Collection.

© Historic England Archive

Featured Work Print

Comptometer Room, Stratford Cooperative Society 1914 BL22762

STRATFORD CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETY, Maryland Street, Stratford, Greater London. Interior view of the Comptometer Room at Stratford Co-operative Society, showing girls and boys working on model 'E' compometers, manual calculating machines. The comptometer, invented in 1887 by American, Dor Felt, was the first successful manual calculating machine. The children in the photograph could be employed in work, with the school leaving age only being raised to 14 in the Education Act of 1918. Photographed by Harry Bedford Lemere, 1st July 1914.

© Historic England

Featured Work Print

Farrier, Norfolk AA98_13563

Woodbastwick, Norfolk. Interior of blacksmiths shop. A farrier shoeing a horse. A working horse would need re-shoeing about every five weeks. Here a hot shoe is measured against the horse's hoof, and the farrier can tell by the mark left how much to alter the shoe. However, the post-war campaign to mechanise agriculture meant that within a decade of this picture being taken there were few working farriers left. Photographed by Hallam Ashley, February 1949.

© Historic England