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A Mountain of Railway Sleepers

 

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  • Ref Number:

    1983-5236/11187

  • Creator:

    Fox

  • Date:

    1937-10-13

  • Description:

    A photograph entitled 'A Mountain of Railway Sleepers, taken in October 1937 by Fox for the Daily Herald.

    The photograph was taken in the Great Western Railway sleeper creosoting works in Hayes, Middlesex. The caption read 'sleepers are stacked and 'steps' left in this fashion so that the men can reach the top'.