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'£1,000,000 furnace for car making', 1934.

Jarche, James

'£1,000,000 furnace for car making', 1934.
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm


A photograph of a worker at a steel furnace in England, taken by James Jarche for the Daily Herald newspaper in 1933. A man checks the molten metal in the furnace at Ford's car factory in Dagenham, Essex. The worker's clothes appear to offer limited protection - given the risk of the activity. This photograph has been selected from the Daily Herald Archive, a collection of over three million photographs. The archive holds work of international, national and local importance by both staff and agency photographers.

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