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Cunard Shell Works BL_24001_09

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Filename: BL_24001_09.jpg

Size: 4802 x 3933 (5.4MB)

Date: 5th July 2007

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Archive

Source: English Heritage Images

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Cunard Shell Works BL_24001_09

CUNARD SHELL WORKS, Bootle, Sefton, Merseyside. Women manufacturing shell casings, 1917. Bedford Lemere

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Media ID 482979

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Factory First World War Home Front Industrial People War Time Work Ww 1


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> England at War > England at War 1914-1918

> Historic Images > Famed Photographers > Bedford Lemere Collection (1860s-1944)

> Historic Images > Historic Images 1920s to 1940s > Photos from the Great War

> The way we were > Women's History

> The way we were > Work


EDITORS COMMENTS
This photo print, titled "Cunard Shell Works BL_24001_09" offers a poignant glimpse into the industrious spirit of women during the First World War. Taken in 1917 at Cunard Shell Works in Bootle, Sefton, Merseyside, this image showcases a group of determined women manufacturing shell casings amidst the backdrop of war. The composition exudes an air of unity and resilience as these unsung heroes diligently contribute to the war effort on the home front. Their focused expressions and meticulous attention to detail reflect their unwavering commitment to supporting their country during this tumultuous time. Bedford Lemere's masterful lens captures not only the factory setting but also highlights each woman's individual strength and determination. The photograph serves as a testament to their vital role in supplying ammunition for troops fighting on distant battlefields. As we gaze upon this historical snapshot, we are reminded of the immense sacrifices made by ordinary people who stepped up when their nation needed them most. It is through images like these that we gain a deeper appreciation for those who worked tirelessly behind-the-scenes, often without recognition or praise. "Cunard Shell Works BL_24001_09" stands as an enduring tribute to these remarkable women whose efforts played an integral part in shaping history. Their dedication and resolve continue to inspire us today as we reflect upon our collective past and honor those who contributed so selflessly towards securing our future.

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