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Workers Leaving a Factory in Leyland
Workers Leaving a Factory in Leyland

Workers Leaving a Factory in Leyland 1900

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Workers Leaving a Factory in Leyland 1900

2 mins United Kingdom

The factory is unidentified and out of sight, but the men and women form a long stream, leaving no doubt where they've come from. The cobbled street is awash with children, who gather before the camera, mesmerised. One child holds a parasol, another a wooden hoop, though both are too distracted to play. A smartly-dressed showman in bowler hat hands out leaflets advertising the film's screening.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Women workers Children's games and play Workers

Collection

Edwardians at Work

Released

1900

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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