Women workers at Doncaster railway works, 1943

Women workers at Doncaster railway works, 1943

Title: Women workers at Doncaster railway works, 1943

Date: 1943-08-14

Place: Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England

Description: Women workers assisting a blacksmith in the forge at the London & North Eastern Railway's Doncaster railway works, 14 August 1943. During the Second World War women were employed in a wide variety of jobs that had previously been carried out almost exclusively by men.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_43_78

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat