Women at work, drilling and reaming aircraft wing spar fittings for Blackburn Aircraft, Olympia Works, Leeds. Many evacuated Guernsey women in Yorkshire, Cheshire and Lancashire worked in such factories ~
Life on the Home Front: Extraordinary images depict women working in mills and factories during the First World War. When the men came home the jobs had to be given back to them and the women went home.
Artwork details Artist Archibald Standish Hartrick Title Women’s Work: On Munitions - Skilled Work From The Great War: Britain's Efforts and Ideals Date Medium Lithograph on paper Dimensions Image: 464 x 360 mm
Incredible photos from WW1 reveal the backbreaking and often dangerous work taken on by British women during the Great War