At work - Industry (page 1)

Punching out Meccano strips at Binns Road, Liverpool, 1950 Going home from English Electric, Stonebridge Lane, 1951 Spray painting Meccano plates at Binns Road, 1950 Dockers at Coleraine, Northern Ireland, 1960 Forge work at Cammell Lairds, 1956 Using a large circular saw, 1948
Meccano at Binns Road, with few nods to Health & Safety besides the "turban", 1950 Going home in the rain from English Electric, Stonebridge Lane, in 1951 Spray painting Meccano plates at Binns Road in 1950. No face-mask of course! Dockers loading potatoes at Coleraine, Northern Ireland, 1960 A Blacksmith at Cammell Lairds, 1956. Ironically, that cigarette would be illegal today! Using a large bench saw. That guard was probably put on specially for the photo.
Dockers at Coleraine, Northern Ireland, 1960 Dockers at Coleraine, Northern Ireland, 1960 A motor repairs workshop, 1959 A motor repairs workshop, 1959 Annealing chains at Cammell Lairds, 1950s Shaping timber with a router at Cammell Lairds, 1948
Dockers at Coleraine in 1960 handling "National Dried Milk" for the Welfare Foods Service Dockers at Coleraine, Northern Ireland in 1960. Are they handling bales of wool? A motor repair workshop somewhere in Liverpool, 1959 A motor repair workshop somewhere in Liverpool, 1959. Can anybody identify it? Annealing chains at Cammell Lairds in the 1950s Shaping timber with a bench router at Cammell Lairds in 1948
Painting ships' badges at Cammell Lairds, 1958 Forming a loop in a thick steel hawser cable,  1956 Setting out a plate for cutting, Cammell Lairds, 1961 Bending steel plates at Cammell Lairds, 1961 Bench work at Cammell Lairds, 1956 A large bandsaw, 1948
Painting ships' shields and badges at Cammell Lairds, 1958 Putting a "thimble" on the end of a thick steel hawser cable, 1956 Setting-out a thick steel plate for cutting at Cammell Lairds in 1961 Heavy plate forming machinery at Cammell Lairds, 1961 Engineers working at the bench, Cammell Lairds, 1956 A large bandsaw in action, with absolutely no time to waste on "Elfin Safety"!
Meccano factory, Binns Road, Liverpool, 1950 Meccano factorypacking line, Binns Road, Liverpool, 1950 Making a thick steel hawser at Cammell Lairds, 1957 Making chains at Cammell Lairds, 1956 One-armed french polisher, 1958 Go to Page:
Setting-up racks of Meccano prior to spray-painting, Binns Road, 1950 The Packing line at the Meccano factory in Binns Road, Liverpool, 1950 Working on a thick steel hawser at Cammell Lairds, 1957 Examining every link at the Chainshop, Cammell Lairds, 1956 A craftsman only needs one good arm for this job, 1958