Rebrook tinplate works

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Rebrook tinplate works

Rosemary wrote (Oct 2008): "Another photo of tinplate workers in Rebrook Tinplate Works. This was the Rock Mill. Note the long tongs which the furnace man was using. I do not have any names of the workers only of Charlie Perkins sat on the right at the front with a cap on. At a guess I think that this photo may have been taken about 1912-1914. Charlie was born 1888, and to me he looks about 14 or 15 years of age".

Thanks also to Phil Hudson who added (Nov 2008):
Standing: William Lewis, William Phillips, Len Beard, Fred Freeman, ?, Jack Blanch, Bill Bamford, Tom Greenwood, ?.
Kneeling: Herbert William Hudson (D37), John Owen Hudson (D33), Charlie Perkins

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