Draughtswomen in Doncaster railway works, 1944

Draughtswomen in Doncaster railway works, 1944

Title: Draughtswomen in Doncaster railway works, 1944

Date: 1944-06-29

Place: Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England

Description: Draughtswomen working on drawings at Doncaster railway works, 29 June 1944. Railway works produced huge quantities of working drawings used in the manufacture and overhaul of locomotives, rolling stock and components. The drawings were mainly created by men, but during the Second World War women worked in Doncaster's drawing office while men were serving in the armed forces.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_44_128

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat